BlueHalo Appoints Jimmy Jenkins as President and General Manager of Air and Missile Defense and C4ISR Sector


BlueHalo welcomes Jimmy Jenkins as the new Sector President and General Manager of Air and Missile Defense and C4ISR. Jenkins comes to BlueHalo with nearly three decades of military experience culminating as the Deputy Commander for the U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command as well as an extensive background leading transformational growth in industry. At BlueHalo, he will apply his knowledge in air and missile defense, space systems, unmanned aerial systems (UAS), command and control systems, and operations research to oversee the operation of his sector to solve challenges facing the National Security market.  In this role, Jimmy will report to Katie Selbe, BlueHalo Chief Operating Officer (COO).

“We are thrilled to have Jimmy leading the team and scaling the business to provide greater impact to the warfighter. His diverse background spanning military, large business and small business will be critical to creating an innovative and agile culture,” said Katie Selbe, BlueHalo COO.

“I am honored and humbled at the opportunity to lead this great team. Building upon BlueHalo’s uniquely differentiated capabilities and outstanding organizational culture will enable us to develop and deliver future capabilities critical to our customers enduring needs,” said Jimmy Jenkins, newly appointed Sector President and General Manager of Air and Missile Defense and C4ISR.

“I’m very excited to be welcoming Jimmy to join Katie and the rest of the operations team,” said Jonathan Moneymaker, Chief Executive Officer of BlueHalo. “Jimmy’s military and industry background will best position the Sector to execute recent and future growth and continue to evolve the organization to the next level of sophistication.”


BlueHalo Names Katie Selbe as Chief Operating Officer


BlueHalo welcomes seasoned leader, Katie Selbe, to the role of Chief Operating Officer (COO). Selbe brings to this role a wealth of industry knowledge and a proven track record of leading large organizations with operational excellence. BlueHalo will rely on Selbe’s extensive experience leading diverse portfolios of programs and solutions to sustain and enhance its mission of providing industry leading capabilities in the domains of Space Superiority and Directed Energy, Air & Missile Defense and C4ISR, and Cyber and Intelligence.

“It’s fantastic to welcome Katie to the BlueHalo executive leadership team,” said Jonathan Moneymaker, Chief Executive Officer of BlueHalo. “Katie’s focus on customer success, program delivery and growth, and cross organizational synergy will create tremendous value as we build a long-term, sustainable platform in the national security market.”

As COO, Selbe will serve as a key member of the senior executive leadership team and be responsible for day-to-day program execution and organic expansion companywide.

“Following the company’s incredible launch year, it is a very exciting time to join the BlueHalo team as Chief Operating Officer,” said Katie Selbe, newly appointed COO of BlueHalo. “I am thrilled to have the opportunity to work alongside Moneymaker and the rest of the executive team, lead an exceptionally talented employee base, and support critical customer missions with innovative technology and solutions.”