A2S is a VA certified Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business striving to make a difference.

After years of great working relationships, a shared work ethic, common values, and analytic success both in uniform and after their Army retirements, Mike, Reb, and Mike sought to continue their partnership through small business ownership.

Our experience:

  • Over 65 years, collectively, as Operations Research Analysts for the US military

    • Over 35 years, collectively, at US Special Operations Command (USSOCOM) applying a broad range of analytic methodologies

    • Other Operations Research Systems Analysis assignments include:  US Pacific Command, US Central Command, US Army Training and Doctrine Command Analysis Center, US Army Human Resources Command, 4th Infantry Division

    • Interaction and teaming with: Office of the Secretary of Defense, the Joint Staff, all Military Service Staffs (Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, Coast Guard), All Combatant Commands and United States Forces Korea (USFK), the National Counter Terrorism Center (NCTC), the Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA), the State Department, the Department of Justice to include the FBI and many more

  • Retired military

    • Operational assignments as Aviation and Infantry Officers: 1st Cavalry Division, 3rd Infantry Division, 25th Infantry Division, 101st Airborne (Air Assault) Division, Western Michigan University ROTC, and the Infantry School at Ft. Benning, GA

  • Top Secret clearances


Mike Hamm

• West Point ‘88 (BS, Economics)

• Florida Tech ‘00 (MS, Operations Research)

• Retired US Army – 20 years

- Aviation Officer (Apaches)

- Operations Research Systems Analyst (ORSA)

• US Special Operations Command – 12 years

• Hobbies:  sports (especially soccer), spending time with family and friends

Reb Yancey

• West Point ’89 (BS, Applied Mathematics / Civil Engineering)

• Colorado School of Mines ‘00 (MS, Economics / Operations Research)

• Retired US Army – 21 years

- Infantry Officer

- Operations Research Systems Analyst (ORSA)

• US Special Operations Command – 11 years

• Hobbies:  reading, camping, working out

Mike Wertz

• West Point ‘90 (BS, Aerospace Engineering)

• Georgia Tech ‘02 (MS, Industrial Engineering)

• Retired US Army – 24 years

- Aviation Officer (Apaches & Air Cav Kiowas)

- Operations Research Systems Analyst (ORSA)

• US Special Operations Command – 6 years

• Hobbies:  family, competitive sports, travel