About PDS

PDS Consulting Solutions, LLC (PDS) provides GovCon support services for government contractors in the areas of government contract accounting and financial system implementations specializing in Deltek Costpoint, Data Migration, Deltek Product Hosting, DCAA Compliance and Government Contract administration. We are a Strategic Consulting Partner at Deltek and Partner of the Year 2015. Our team consists of professionals with extensive finance and government contract experience as CFOs, Controllers, Accounting Managers, Implementation Managers, Project Control Managers, and Contract Managers. We are committed to providing our clients the highest level of service by staying up-to-date in the latest issues in the industry and continuously training on the latest products and technologies.

Meet the founding members and review our qualifications

The two principals have worked as users and implementers of Deltek GCS Premier and Costpoint for nearly 30 years, starting together as original beta site users for Costpoint. PDS focuses specifically on Deltek Costpoint. We have successfully executed numerous migrations from various legacy accounting systems and specialize in customized Costpoint implementations. Our consultants are highly experienced in the GovCon arena, the Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR), DCAA compliance and the Defense Contract Audit Manual (DCAM).

PDS Core Services:

  • Costpoint implementation and support services
  • Costpoint hosting services via AWS GovCloud/ITAR
  • GovCon compliance support services
Kenneth W. Parsons, Founding Member

Kenneth Parsons | PDS Consulting Solutions, LLCMr. Parsons has over 30 years of experience supporting government contractors in DCAA compliance, CAS disclosure statement preparation and compliance, proposal preparation, and software implementations. His government cost accounting experience includes the design, implementation, and administration of government contract accounting job cost systems, specifically Deltek® Costpoint and GCS Premier, JD Edwards, and Oracle Financials. He has also supported Federal Bankruptcy Courts in the area of forensic accounting. Mr. Parsons holds a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Kentucky in Business Administration, graduate work in accounting and finance at the University of Tennessee and holds a Certified Financial Planner Certificate from the University of Tennessee. He owned his own successful consulting business Parsons Consulting Solutions, LLC for ten years before forming PDS in 2013.

Laura A. Davis, Founding Member

Laura A. Davis | PDS Consulting Solutions, LLCMs. Davis has over 20 years of experience supporting government contractors with accounting and compliance needs. Her focus has been system design, cost proposal support, incurred cost submission preparation, and general accounting compliance. Ms. Davis founded Strategic Consulting Solutions in 2004 after consulting with government contractors for several years. In 2013, Laura joined with Kenneth Parsons to create PDS Consulting Solutions, after several years of teaming on Costpoint implementations. Ms. Davis holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting from Lincoln Memorial University and a Master of Accountancy Degree from the University of Tennessee. In August 2008, Laura completed her Master’s Certificate in Government Contracting from George Washington University. Laura is a Certified Public Accountant and a member of the Tennessee Society of Certified Public Accountants.