Joseph (Mike) McWilliams

Over 40 years of experience in various acquisition positions, active-duty military and civilian federal service, currently serving as the DAF Air and Space, Office of Small Business Programs, Director of Staff, Operations Resource Manager and Small Business Professional. Providing program oversight for all small business outreach programs to include:

Service-Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business Program 
Historically Underutilized Business Zones
Woman Owned Small Business Program Section 8(a) Program 
University/Minority Institutional Programs
Air Force Small Business Resource Manager and Air Force Small Business Office Strategic Resources Planning
Acquisition Program Manager Air Force Office of Small Business Programs
Coordinating with Program Executive Offices (PEOs), Air Force and Major Commands (MAJCOMs) to ensure small business participation is maximized

Previously Served:

Deputy Director, Logistics Support Products, F-35, Program Office, Washington D.C.
Deputy Director, War-fighter Integration, F-35, Program Office, Washington, D.C.
Division Chief, Director for all Air Force Acquisition Policy, Air Force Assistant Secretary (Acquisition) SAF/AQ, Air Force HQ, Pentagon 
Acquisition Program Budget Officer, Air Force Assistant Secretary (Acquisition) SAF/AQ, Air Force HQ, Pentagon
Acquisition Program Manager, Air Force Aircraft Loader Program Office, Warner Robins, GA
Acquisition Program Manager, Manufacturing Officer, Air Force Material Command, Wright-Patterson AFB
Chief of Air Force Small Business Industrial Modernization Program, Air Force Material Command Engineering Wright–Patterson AFB 
Nuclear Missile Operations Commander, Deputy Commander and Weapons System Instructor


Bachelor of Science, Valdosta State University, Valdosta GA, 1982
Master’s Business Administration (MBA), University of Missouri-Columbia, Columbia MO., 1991
Master’s National Resource Strategy (Finance/Budget Services), National Defense University,
Eisenhower School of Government. (formally ICAF) Washington DC, 2010
Master’s Cybersecurity Management and Policy, University of Maryland, 2023
Air Command and Staff College, Air University, 1997
Squadron Officer School, Air University, 1985
(Current as of 30 Oct 2023)