Jerry R. Mannes II is the Founder, President, Chief Executive Officer, and sole shareholder of J.R. Mannes Government Services Corp. He earned his skills in business as a stockbroker, in leadership as a military officer, and in technology through graduate education and designing systems for the Department of Defense.
He founded J.R. Mannes in 2002 and grew it to make the Inc. 5000 list of the fastest-growing privately held companies in the nation by 2010.
Mr. Mannes is a combat veteran who has held several operational leadership positions in the Department of Defense, including Operations/Chief Information Officer of the Joint Intelligence Task Force Combatting Terrorism; Special Agent in Charge of the Arifjan, Kuwait, Resident Office; and Terrorism Desk Officer for the National Military Joint Intelligence Center.
Born in Holland, Michigan, Mr. Mannes earned his Bachelor of Arts Degree in International Relations from Grand Valley State University and took graduate courses in Information Resource Management with Central Michigan University at the Pentagon.