JME Corporate Philosophy
“We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, therefore, is not an act, but a habit.”
― Will Durant
JME prides itself on the ability to quickly and effectively respond to customer needs with flexible, quality, professional, and dedicated support. We hire the most qualified candidates with skills and certifications on target with customers’ present and future requirements.
“Strive not to be a success, but rather to be of value. ”
― Albert Einstein
The right people, the right skills and the right integrity set us apart. JME has developed core competencies driven by our knowledgeable and dedicated professionals, employing innovative approaches that emphasize practical and cost conscious solutions for our customers. JME’s management team has over 50 years of experience supporting the Federal government environment.
Dedicated to Excellence
John Mahalchick, President/Chief Executive Officer
John is JME’s President and Chief Executive Officer. He has worked over 30 years in support of the Intelligence Community as both a government and contract employee, specializing in developing processes and procedures for monitoring, analyzing and reporting of the agency systems and applications. John founded JME Technologies in 1995 and has partnered with several different prime contractors on several government contract vehicles within the IC community over the past 20+ years to include Leidos, Raytheon, CSRA, TASC, Lockheed Martin, ManTech and BAE Systems.
In an ever changing contracting environment, John is focused on finding highly qualified and motivated employees for JME in order to provide the highest level of support to our current and future contracts. He has a Bachelor of Science degree from Pennsylvania State University.
John provides the overall direction and daily management for JME and presides over the development of corporate strategies, best practices and growth of the company. John resides in Frederick, MD.
Chief Operating Officer
Jessica Balick is JME’s Chief Operating Officer. She has worked as a Systems Engineer in support of the Intelligence Community for over 20 years, specializing in storage and backup engineering. She worked in private industry prior to that. Since 2001, she owned Silverleaf Consulting, Inc. and Pinnacle Solutions, LLC (which has since merged with JME). She has a Bachelor of Science degree in Materials Engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.
During Jessica’s career in the IC, her companies have had partnerships with BAE Systems, Lockheed Martin and L-3 (CACI). Her technical, on-the-job experience combined with her background as a company owner gives her an excellent foundation as COO for JME.
Now that Jessica is an empty-nester, she has more time to pursue her many hobbies. As a flutist and singer, she’s a member of the band Capital Celtic, which plays Irish music in the WMA. She regularly plays tennis, for fun and in USTA competitive leagues. Jessica resides in Ashburn, VA.