Project Description

Megan Shepherd

Chief Operating Officer/Director Cybersecurity Engineering

My main focus is providing leadership for the Cyber Security team, programs and projects. With Cyber Security at the forefront of everything, it’s important for my team to promote awareness and understanding of risks, threats, and how to be prepared for them.

“I strive to create a dynamic within my team so that they are equipped with the tools they need to achieve technical excellence and quality support to our customers as a team and not just as individuals.”


  • Mary Washington College (B.S. Mathematics and Computer Science)
  • Works with Chief Operations Officer to provide leadership and direction for the execution of the Operations of the company.
  • Leads the cyber security engineering team to provide our customers with subject matter expertise in all aspects of cyber security.
  • Provides program management on cyber security engineering contracts and tasks including tracking and management of performance, cost, and schedule.

Larry Root, CEO

Responsible for creating, planning, and implementing the strategic direction of the company. Leads SimVentions Board of Directors and sets SimV’s Mission, Purpose, Vision, and Core Values.