Who We Are
CORDEV's internal organization has been structured to best enable Headquarters and field personnel to be responsive to our clients. Our leadership team is comprised of:
President and Chief Operating Officer
As President and Chief Operating Officer, Mr. Powell provides executive management and leadership for CORDEV’s business development, customer relations, communications, employee development and recruiting. Mr. Powell has over 35 combined years’ experience in Government service from Active Duty to Civil Service to Government contracting. Mr. Powell supervises our Site Managers in the development and implementation of standard operating procedures to provide every CORDEV customer with unparalleled quality service. He is responsible for ensuring CORDEV Site Managers have all required resources to achieve their mission. He ensures that our operations comply with the myriad of policies that are encountered in our contracts in the IMCS environment. While employed with CORDEV, Mr. Powell has held several positions starting as a Supply Manager to Site Management then moving to the Corporate office a Program Manager, Director of Quality and Safety to President and Chief Operating Officer.
Director of Engineering and IT, Assistant Facility Security Officer
As Director of Engineering and Information Technology, Mr. Young maintains the CORDEV IT infrastructure, SharePoint portals, and manages the Information Technology portions of contracts. He has responsibility for CORDEV’s payroll, websites, compliance, and proposal development. He has over 20 years of experience in systems design and integration, project and program management, systems administration, and software development.
Mr. Young comes from a varied background of systems design and integration, software architecture and development, CMS system development, ISO-9001:2000 Quality Assurance certification, and achieving an assessment of SEI-CMM Level III for ManTech Test Systems.
Mr. Young holds a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from Virginia Tech.
Lisa Tran has taken on the Controller position at Cordev.
Prior to Cordev, Lisa has held a number of Controller positions, both as In-house and Outsource for various government contracting firms, such as NeoSystems, Maden Technologies and Telesis . Besides managing and handling the every day accounting functions, annual Incurred Costs submission and DCAA audits, Lisa has per formed a number of systems implementation, migrating accounting data from various software to Deltek. Lisa has a Bachelor of Arts degree from University of Maryland, College Park.
Human Resources Manager
Delailah Negandhi has taken on our Human Resources Generalist hat. Trained and educated in Human Resource Management, she has gained hands-on experience through her internship through Northern Virginia Family Services and was nominated for the Presidential Award for her excellent work. Prior to joining CORDEV, Inc., she worked at Shiv Sai LLC an accounting firm and the Association for Talent Development (ASTD) as their HR Generalist/ Specialist respectively. Her areas of expertise are employee relations, workforce planning, talent management, compliance and benefits administration.
She holds two Bachelors degrees in Sociology from Marymount University, Arlington VA, and another from Mumbai University, India, and a Masters in Public Administration with concentration in Human Resources Management. She is an active member of the Society of Human Resources Management (SHRM).