Jan Turkelson

VP Government Division

Jan Turkelson is the Government Vice President at Illumination Works. Jan is a leader in information management and digital transformation solutions. She is dedicated to high quality results, innovation, and tackling some of her clients most challenging strategic and technical visions. She is a disciplined leader with a proven track record in both large and small business. Jan has deep expertise across technology solutions where she has focused on program management, enterprise data management, data science, big data, data warehousing, visualization, system implementation, AR/VR, IoT and business transformation.

Jan has over 20 years of experience in Department of Defense Information Management and has significant experience within the Air Force logistics domain. Jan holds degrees in Accounting and Information Systems Auditing and Controls. She is also a Program Management Professional, Lean/Six Sigma Green Belt, and Prior Certified Information System Auditor.

In her spare time, Jan can be found supporting her active family or working to make a difference in the world. She is a proud mom of two and loves rooting on her kids in all they do – academics, soccer, basketball, swimming, track and Girl Scouts. She also has a strong passion for medical and children’s charities. She is very active in TWIGs, one of the auxiliaries of Dayton Children’s Hospital that raises funds for pressing needs, such as mental health. Jan is also involved in fundraising for the Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia Foundation.