James Pappion


James Pappion brings more than thirty-seven years’ experience in financial and contract management. He is responsible for directing the overall financial plans of NSSPlus, and ensures the company’s cost proposals are competitive and conform to standard CAS and DCAA forward pricing methodology.

Mr. Pappion has repeatedly implemented organizational efficiencies that have allowed NSSPlus to flourish. He put in place the DCAA/DCMA approved cost accounting system and empowered managers with systems such as EVM and PMP.

Mr. Pappion served as Deputy Director for DoD’s premier financial management academic institution at the U.S. Air Force War College, and served as Budget Chief and Executive Officer at major commands and at the Department of the U.S Army level. After 23 years of service, he retired from the Army as a Lieutenant Colonel. He has a Bachelor of Science in Accounting and a Master’s Degree in Public Administration with an emphasis in Comptrollership from the University of Missouri at Kansas City.