Brian Shackelford, PMP

Air Force 63A3 O-3, Active Duty

Salt Lake City, UT

Years of Service: 9 years, July 2005 - September 2014


Project Manager, Starry Associates, Inc.,
June 2019 - Present

Operations Manager, Scheidt & Bachmann USA,
October 2016 - November 2017

Production Supervisor, Albany Engineered Composites,
October 2015 - October 2016


Master of Science, University of Arkansas,
September 2009 - December 2011

Work Experience

Project Manager June 2019 - Present

Starry Associates, Inc. Salt Lake City, UT, USA

Operations Manager October 2016 - November 2017

Scheidt & Bachmann USA Phoenix, AZ, USA

Production Supervisor October 2015 - October 2016

Albany Engineered Composites Salt Lake City, UT, USA

Operations, Project Manager August 2012 - September 2014

Air Force | 63A3 | O-3 | Hill Air Force Base, UT, USA

  • Consulted leaders on the capabilities and statuses of all special projects.
  • Developed project communications and presentations to ensure that leaders and team members understood the purpose and scope of all projects.
  • Expertly managed all phases of the project management life cycle by effectively initiating, planning, executing, monitoring/controlling, and closing a number of key projects

Team Leader Aviation Maintenance Department September 2008 - July 2012

Air Force | 63A3 | O-2 | Hurlburt Field, FL, USA

  • Planned, developed, and implemented new methods and procedures designed to improve operations, minimize operating costs, and improve productivity.
  • Maintained a program of aircraft mechanic proficiency training, reviews, and upgrades in accordance with FAA and company requirement.
  • Ensured that maintenance personnel performed their duties in the safest manner possible.
  • Ensured that the organization was always able to fully execute its mission by evaluating strengths and limitations and directing actions to improve the situation.
  • Led and directed an aviation maintenance team responsible for managing and directing activities of subordinate team leaders and team members.

Top Skills

Skills Verified by Purepost


Meritorious Service Medal

July 2014

Joint Service Commendation Medal

May 2014

NATO Medal

May 2014

Afghanistan Campaign Medal

May 2014

Air Force Achievement Medal

January 2012

Training and Certifications

Project Management Professional (PMP)

May 2019

DAWIA Program Management

August 2013


Master of Science, Operations Management

University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR, USA

September 2009 - December 2011

Bachelor of Arts, Geography & Political Science

The University of Texas at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX, USA

August 1999 - December 2003