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The Defense Team

At Pole Star Defense it requires a wide range of skills to develop, maintain, and support the high-quality products for which we have become renowned. As such, we consist of small, highly-skilled teams that collectively build our solutions for global defense challenges. From tech, to development, to sales, every department with its variety of experience is vital for the smooth day-to-day running and continued success of Pole Star.

Read on to learn more about us and view a selection of our team of maritime defense experts.

Julian Longson

CEO / Managing Director

Julian Longson

Management Team

Ben Minichino

President & GM - Pole Star Defense

Ben Minichino

Management Team

Bill Olson

VP Global Tech Operations

  • USA

Bill Olson

Management Team

Brandy Lord

HR Office Manager

  • USA

Brandy Lord

General Management

Isaac Arevalo

USCG Project Manager

  • USA

Isaac Arevalo

Service Delivery

Maura Massana

Senior Customer Success Manager

  • USA

Maura Massana

Customer Success

Miguel Ocana

IT Operations Manager

  • USA

Miguel Ocana

Service Delivery

Richard Aguilar

Operations Supervisor

  • USA

Richard Aguilar

Service Delivery

Paul Yeager

Senior IT Auditor

  • USA

Paul Yeager

Information Security

Bailey Minichino

Service Desk Analyst

  • USA

Bailey Minichino

Service Delivery

Michael Galiano

JAVA Engineer

  • USA

Michael Galiano

Engineering

MD Bhuiyan

Senior Technical Engineer

  • USA

MD Bhuiyan

Service Delivery

Ron Harrel

Senior Technical Engineer

  • USA

Ron Harrel

Service Delivery

Patrick Sheppard

Service Desk Analyst

  • USA

Patrick Sheppard

Service Delivery

Joseph Lugo

Service Desk Analyst

  • USA

Joseph Lugo

Service Delivery

Alexander Verib

Service Desk Analyst

  • USA

Alexander Verib

Service Delivery

Ny'Queen Woodard

Service Desk Analyst

  • USA

Ny'Queen Woodard

Service Delivery

Landon Forcier

Information Security Analyst

  • USA

Landon Forcier

Information Security

Bill Huzar

Facility Security Officer

  • USA

Bill Huzar

Information Security

Jordan Bronson

Service Desk Analyst

  • USA

Jordan Bronson

Service Delivery

Mark Hendrikson

Service Desk Analyst

  • USA

Mark Hendrikson

Service Delivery

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