Dennis Trippel, President and Managing Partner
Dennis is recently retired from federal service, after 35 years working major systems acquisitions and quality assurance at the U.S. Department of Labor and the Federal Aviation Administration. Previous to his federal service, Dennis worked in International research; was a key account representative with Carnation Company; and served 6 years in the U.S. Army having served in the role of platoon leader and company commander with the 14th infantry, 25th Division, in Vietnam.
Kevin Trippel, Vice President of Operations
Kevin Trippel is a Partner of Eurus Group. Mr. Trippel brings over 14 years of industry experience to Eurus Group supporting government (DOD and civilian) as well as commercial clients.
Prior to joining Eurus Group, Mr. Trippel directly managed a $100M annual budget for the U.S. Army TRADOC CRXXI program. Mr. Trippel was specifically responsible for management of the modernization of all CONUS Army classrooms to include business development, vendor management, client relations and overall program oversight. During his tenure at SNAP, Mr. Trippel delivered all projects on time and under budget.
Mr. Trippel’s career began at Unisys Corporation where he served as a System Analyst supporting the Social Security Administration, Census Bureau and other government clients. After leaving Unisys, Mr. Trippel went to work for SkyLink USA successfully standing up the two airports in Iraq (Basrah and Baghdad) that had been ravaged by war.
Mr. Trippel holds a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from George Mason University as well as a Bachelor of Science (BS) in Business Administration. Mr. Trippel achieved the Project Management Professional (PMP) certification from Project Management Institute (PMI) and a Master of Government Contracting certificate from the George Washington University Law School. Mr. Trippel currently holds a DOD Top Secret Clearance.
David Kenna, Vice President, Strategic Initiatives
David Kenna is Vice President, Strategic Initiatives for Eurus Group and a member of the executive leadership team. Mr. Kenna is responsible for enabling selected partners to successfully exploit Eurus Group’s expansive service reach within the Federal space, and oversees all strategic and operational aspects of Eurus Group’s services portfolio and alliances program.
With more than 20 years of experience spanning diverse industries, both large and small scale entrepreneurial environments, Mr. Kenna brings a deep knowledge and strategic awareness to the fields of program management, business development and service delivery.
Mr. Kenna comes to EURUS Group from Pinson3 Systems where, as Vice President for Business Development, he developed strategic partnerships which created new business channels building a revenue pipeline in excess of 500% of current business. Mr. Kenna is a graduate of George Mason University with degrees in Decision Sciences and MIS, and an Executive MBA (Summa Cum Laude). Mr. Kenna has also attended Executive Management training at Oxford University.