John Niethammer – Owner / President

John has been active in US Government contracting for over 55 years with experience in manufacturing, quality control, inventory management, and contract administration. He is responsible for the overall operations of Valley Apparel. He served in the US Air Force and was an owner/executive of Alpha Industries, Inc. for almost 40 years.

Jeffrey D. Niethammer – Owner / Executive Vice President

Jeffrey has been active in US Government contracting for over 30 years with experience in purchasing, inventory management, and contract administration. In addition, he works with our Quality Control Manager in quality systems and compliance. He has a Law Degree from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. He has extensive ISO training.

Kevin J. MacLeay – Chief Financial Officer

Kevin has been active in US Government contracting for over 20 years with experience in costing, finance, accounting, and payroll. He also currently assists in human resource management for our company. He is a graduate of Carson-Newman College with a Master’s Degree from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. He has been a CPA for over 30 years and worked in internal audit with Exxon Company, USA and as an accounting firm partner and audit manager for almost 10 years. He is also a Certified Fraud Examiner and works extensively with Valley’s ISO program.

M. Jane Bolden – Director of Manufacturing

Jane has been active in US Government manufacturing for over 40 years with experience in plant management, supervision, engineering, time studies, and samples. She has served as an engineer, Assistant Plant Manager, Plant Manager, and now as the Director of Manufacturing for both plants.

Gerry Sanders – Quality Assurance Manager

Gerry has been active in US Government manufacturing for over 20 years with experience in plant management and quality control. He is also currently responsible for human resource management for our company. He has a degree in Business Administration (Industrial Management) from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville and an M.B.E. from Lincoln Memorial University. He served in the US Navy and has served as Plant Manager with several companies before assuming his current position as Quality Assurance Manager and Human Resources Manager. He also has extensive training in ISO and quality management.