Kelson Forsgren

VP, Program Development

Kelson Forsgren is a senior executive with demonstrated success leading teams in proposal strategy and response development. He has expertise in a wide range of business development functions, including proposal management, process optimization, writing, and training.

Professional Experience:

  • Vice President of Program Development at Shipley Associates. Provides leadership and program management for Shipley’s global clients and helps guide Shipley’s development of new products and training.
  • Junior partner in an 8(a) small business consulting firm.
  • Provided proposal management and writing on opportunities exceeding $3.5B. Worked with diverse portfolio of clients in the defense, IT, engineering, environmental, design/build, logistics, and workforce services industries.

Education and Training:

  • MA, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
  • BA, Brigham Young University
  • Certified at the Foundation level of the Association of Proposal Management Professionals (APMP)