Some of Our Subject Matter Experts
FPS instructors are nationally recognized specialists in the government contracting industry. They're not only experts in their subject areas, but are proven educators, able to communicate the material in terms you can effectively relate to your job.
  • Chad Braley
    CEO and Founder, Capital Edge Consulting
    Chad Braley is the Chief Executive Officer and Founder of Capital Edge Consulting, Inc. Since its inception, Capital Edge has grown into the country’s leading firm, focusing solely on serving both foreign and domestic contractors who do business with the US Government.

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  • Steven Tomanelli
    J.D., LL.M.
    Steven N. Tomanelli is the owner of Steven N. Tomanelli & Associates and is an attorney specializing in government contract law in the Washington DC area. Steven N. Tomanelli & Associates provide legal services, training and consulting services in all aspects of government contracting and fe...
  • Jeffery White
    CEO and Founder, J.A. White & Associates
    Jeffery A. White is a successful executive with a blend of over twenty five years of subcontracting, contracting, project management, and financial experience in both the private and public sectors. His experiences include CPSR consulting, supplier financial management, procurement compliance traini...
  • Cara Wulf
    Attorney, McCarter & English
    Cara Wulf focuses her practice on government contracts and regulations. She has extensive experience counseling clients regarding compliance with federal, state, and local public procurement requirements. She also assists in litigation involving bid protests, claims, and other disputes before federa...
  • Anthony Kim
    Partner, Capital Edge Consulting
    Anthony Kim has more than 20 years of experience in various cost accounting and compliance issues related to government contracts. Specifically, he is knowledgeable in the areas of government contract procurement regulations, Cost Accounting Standards, OMB Uniform Guidance, Generally Accepted Govern...
  • Anthony Rapa
    Partner, Kirkland & Ellis LLP
    Anthony Rapa is a partner in the Washington, D.C., office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP, where he is a member of the Firm’s International Trade and National Security Practice Group. He is a leading practitioner in the field of economic sanctions and export controls, and regularly counsels client...
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  • The speaker, Matt McKelvey was engaging, energetic, knowledgeable, and willing to adjust the material to fit the needs of the audience. I would recommend the La Jolla Conference to my colleagues.
    —Contract Administrator, L3 Technologies
  • Network & Cloud Security Fundamentals instructors Ed Bassett and David Carlino showed excellent competency on materials, explaining concepts well. Tailored points were relevant to my job.
    —Contract Managing Officer, Corporate Government Contractor
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