Maurice I. Long, Jr. established The MIL Corporation (MIL) in 1980. Today, Mr. Long serves as MIL’s President and CEO and is responsible for the overall strategy and vision for the corporation. Mr. Long’s distinguished leadership record includes positions as Vice President at The Orkand Corporation, Macro Systems, Inc., the Federal Reserve System, and the U.S. Army Personnel Command. He holds a B.S. in Information Systems Management from the University of Maryland, and an M.S. in Management and Computer Systems from The American University. Mr. Long divides his time between the MIL Service Center in Bowie and our Lexington Park office, which supports the U.S. Navy at Pax River.
In addition to his nearly 50 years of business experience, Mr. Long has been actively involved in numerous community organizations serving as President of the Southern Maryland Navy Alliance, Chairman of St. Mary’s Ryken Board of Directors, and Chairman of the Workforce Investment Board. Mr. Long also oversees the MIL CARES program that coordinates dozens of community service and charitable events sponsored by The MIL Corporation.
Chief Operating Officer, Federal Civilian Business Unit
Serving as COO of MIL's Federal Civilian Business Unit, Marisa Daley oversees MIL’s ongoing business operations and procedures. Ms. Daley guides organizational and business strategy across all leadership teams as well as the human resources department, ensuring a unified corporate structure. Prior to joining MIL, Ms. Daley served as the president and founder of HPT Advisory Services, an economically disadvantaged woman owned small business. Ms. Daley founded HPT after relocating to the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area from Atlanta, Ga., where she led PwC's public sector predominantly supporting the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Ms. Daley holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from Loyola University in Maryland and obtained her Project Management Professional (PMP) certification from the Project Management Institute. She also serves on the board of directors for Spark Ventures, a non-profit organization.
Vice President, Administration
Joel Melville, VP of Administration, is responsible for facilities management, as well as managing security and IT services at MIL’s corporate offices. Mr. Melville utilizes his expertise in financial reporting and strategic management to ensure all corporate departments are running efficiently and effectively. In previous positions at MIL, Mr. Melville supported the organization as a financial analyst and accountant. Additionally, Mr. Melville proudly served in Army National Guard for six years during his tenure at MIL. Prior to joining MIL in 2011, Mr. Melville served as an auditor, where he worked on a variety of financial audits and consulting engagements.
Mr. Melville holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting from Pace University and earned his MBA from Bowie State University.