Meet our Leadership

Vitaly Bekkerman – CEO

Image of Vitaly BekkermanAs FiveTwelve’s CEO Vitaly leads the effort to direct, communicate and execute the company’s mission. Vitaly has been a software and system engineer for over fifteen years, and has worked at Raytheon, AST, Seismic, Lockheed-Martin, and America OnLine corporations.

Vitaly has a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science from Loyola University at Baltimore. Vitaly climbs rocks, mountain bikes, snowboards and skis and you can join him at Earth Treks in Columbia, Rockville, and Timonium, Avalon in Patapsco, and numerous snowy places for such adventures.

Suzanne Hudd – COO

Image of Suzanne HuddAs Five Twelve’s COO, Suzanne leads the company’s drive to create maximum value for the company’s stakeholders and employees. She defines and implements the company’s vision, focus, direction, and growth strategy. She has served in management and executive roles within the Intelligence Community since 1990.

She holds a Master’s Degree in Management and Administration from Central Michigan University and a Bachelor’s Degree in Interdisciplinary Studies from Johns Hopkins University. She is a certified PMP and holds certifications in SCRUM fundamentals and Six Sigma methodologies. As well, Suzanne is a member of AFCEA, Women in Defense, and the Industrial Representatives Association.