Kelly R. Mazezka, CMSgt USAFR

Kelly R. Mazezka Kelly Mazezka is a freelance writer and owner of Kelly Maze, LLC, who transforms government, military, technical and legal lingo into everyday language. She writes press releases, Web content, newsletters, brochures, video scripts, documentation, RFP responses, capability statements, advertising copy and more.

Ms. Mazezka has more than 19 years experience writing for the Defense Department, the government contracting community, large and small businesses and nonprofit organizations. She’s tackled topics from civil engineers to civil servants, from food services to personnel services, from triathletes to trying harder. Her writing experience also includes steel buildings, fluid power, training, insurance, change management and applications software.

An accomplished interviewer and researcher, Ms. Mazezka extracts every necessary detail to construct a compelling story. Her clear, concise and conversational writing style is complimented by her ease of working with company leaders, managers and technical experts.

Her 23-year Air Force career spanned the Air National Guard, Air Force Reserve and Air Force Space Command where she served as a public affairs resource manager, public affairs superintendent, media relations chief, editor, journalist, marketer, information manager and drug prevention speaker.

Ms. Mazezka has a Bachelors of Art in Speech Communications from the University of Minnesota Twin Cities and graduated with honors from the Defense Information School Journalism Course.


Terry L. Scherling
Major General/SES (Ret.) USAF/DHS
President and CEO

Nicholas P. Scherling
Vice President

Wilton 'Scott' Gorske, MG (Ret.)
Director of Operations

Denise Johns
Director of Programs


Anthony D. Brown
Civilian Senior Safety Manager, (Ret.)

Brian A. Butler
Colonel (Ret.) USA

John ‘Theo’ Dressler
Lieutenant Colonel (Ret.) USAF

Kelly R. Mazezka

David M. Orochena
Senior Executive Service (Ret.)

Cecilia Sells
International Affairs, Intel & Nuclear Policy

Jeffrey E. Schmidt
Colonel (Ret.) USAF

Gary Szabo
Colonel (Ret.) USAF

Daniel C. Van Wyk
Brigadier General (Ret.) USAF