Robert Shuey

Years of experience: 30
GDS Position: Chief Technology Officer

Mr. Shuey has a Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering from Kansas State University and an MBA from Georgia College and State University.  He is a USAF veteran and has worked in various design, engineering, and management positions since leaving the Air Force.  He is also a founder and currently the President of Sansara LLC.  Sansara is a partner in the Global Defense Solutions Joint Venture. 

“Global Defense Solutions has met or exceeded all contract requirements on time and within costs"

USAF Customer

ABOUT Global defense solutions (GDS)

Global defense solutions is a service-disabled, veteran-0wned small business formed as a Joint Venture (JV) partnership between AFVET Solutions LLC, and Sansara LLC.  Both AFVETS and Sansara bring a significant background supporting the USAF and other services with engineering, weapon system modification, test and evaluation, training, and manufacturing capabilities.   gds is a natural extension of each company's similar goals, processes, and principles that start at the leadershipo of each company and is demonstrated by our employees as they directly support our customers and the warfighters.


Kevin Suckman

Years of experience: 17
GDS Position: President

Mr.Suckman has a Bachelor's Degree in Biology from Mercer University.   Hei is a USAF Combat Veteran with over 1,000 hours in the C-17.  After leaving the USAF, he started AFVET Solutions LLC  which is a leading provider of  provides the leadership and forward thinking that have got us this far.

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Global Defense Solutions

117 Constitution Drive

Warner Robins, GA 31088


Contact GDS   478-929-1010

Global Defense Solutions