- Washington, D.C.
Kelleigh Bilms’ Bio
Kelleigh directs consulting engagements for Avascent’s aerospace & defense clients. She supports strategic growth planning in addition to competitive intelligence, capture support, and price-to-win assessment.
Subject matter areas of expertise include defense platforms and electronic systems, open innovation models and commercial/defense collaboration, and advanced manufacturing.
Prior to joining Avascent, Kelleigh worked in international business development strategy for Cubic Defense Applications and supported security cooperation policy development in the Office of the Undersecretary of Defense for Policy.
With a proficiency in Spanish, she holds her M.A. in U.S. National Security Policy and her B.S. in International Politics both from Georgetown University’s School of Foreign Service.