Airport Solutions Group, LLC (ASG) is managed by Company Founder and President Robert J. Mallard, P.E. Mr. Mallard is a former Executive Director of the Massachusetts Aeronautics Commission (formerly MAC, now MassDOT Aeronautics Division). Mr. Mallard is a registered professional civil engineer (PE) and a licensed pilot. He started his career in the private sector where he worked for eight years in civil engineering before entering state service as the Manager of Airport Engineering at MAC, a position he held for eight years until being appointed Deputy Director in 1999. In 2000 Mr. Mallard was appointed Executive Director, a position he held for another five and a half years until leaving state service in 2005. Mr. Mallard was actively engaged with the National Association of State Aviation Officials (NASAO) working on numerous national issues. He was a member of NASAO’s Legislative Affairs Committee; he chaired NASAO’s Engineering Committee; and he Chaired NASAO’s Airport Security Committee from 2001 to 2005. Mr. Mallard authored NASAO’s White Paper on GA Security and was nationally recognized for developing Massachusetts’ Statewide GA Airport ID Badge Program.