Metis founded and began operations in 2011 headquartered in Albuquerque, New Mexico. We’re proudly a 100% woman-owned small business.
Metis combines a dedication to innovation with expertise in scientific computing, aerospace engineering, and systems development to address compelling challenges in aviation and space applications.
CEO AND OWNER
Dr. Joy Colucci is the founder, owner and CEO of Metis Technology Solutions, Inc. She is responsible for providing strategic direction, overseeing day-to-day operations and leading corporate business development activities. Prior to forming Metis, she held senior management positions at Hughes Applied Information Systems, Raytheon and Booz Allen Hamilton. As a business leader, Dr. Colucci has been responsible for organizations of up to 500 technical staff and $60M in annual contract revenue.
She is an accomplished GovCon capture manager and proposal strategist, leading many successful efforts in securing large Federal contracts.
- NASA Agency-Wide 2017 Small Business Subcontractor of the Year
- NASA Langley Research Center 2017 Small Business Subcontractor of the Year
- NASA Ames Research Center 2016 Small Business Subcontractor of the Year
- New Mexico Flying 40 2019, 2018, 2017
- Department of Labor Hire Vets Medallion 2019, 2018
We believe in the power of partnership to move the needle.
Metis Flight Research Associates, LLC (MFRA) is a joint venture of three small businesses: Metis, Flight Research Associates and SYMVIONICS. We currently support NASA Ames Research Center’s Aerospace Systems Modeling and Simulation (SimLabs III) program.
- AS9100, ISO 9001:2015 Certified Quality Management System
- DCAA-approved Accounting System
The company has successfully performed on several subcontracts at Kirtland Air Force Base, NASA Ames Research Center, NASA Langley Research Center, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Schriever Air Force Base, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base and the Jet Propulsion Laboratory.
NASA Ames Research Center, California
Jet Propulsion Lab, California
Schriever AFB, Colorado
Kirtland AFB, New Mexico
NASA White Sands Complex, New Mexico
Wright Patterson AFB, Ohio
NASA Langley Research Center, Virginia
NASA Wallops Flight Facility, Virginia