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Shawn Gundrum

Chief Executive Officer

Shawn Gundrum joined CATHEXIS (formerly CPS Professional Services) as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) in May, 2018.  As CEO, Mr. Gundrum is responsible for setting and overseeing CATHEXIS’ strategic direction, establishing corporate policies, and managing the overall business and financial performance of the company.  He has over 20 years of leadership and management consulting experience.

Prior to arriving at CATHEXIS, Mr. Gundrum served for nine years at CALIBRE Systems, a mid-sized employee-owned management consulting company.  While at CALIBRE, he led organizations of increasing size and scope, with his most recent position being Chief Operations Officer.  His passion includes leading and growing organizations with an emphasis on improving processes and hiring, coaching, and retaining talent.  His areas of expertise include the Army’s Training Support System and more specifically, the Sustainable Range Program.


In addition to his time in industry, Mr. Gundrum previously served as an Army officer in the Armor branch, earning multiple Bronze Stars (one with “V” device for Valor) during Operation Iraqi Freedom.


Mr. Gundrum received his B.S. in Engineering from the United States Military Academy at West Point, New York, and an M.B.A. from The College of William and Mary in Williamsburg, Virginia.  He is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP) and resides in Arlington, VA with his wife Sharon and their two children, Ella and Holden.