About Us

Our Leadership

Our company’s leaders bring unique knowledge and experience to problem-solving from having managed multi-million-dollar projects in government and private industry over the last two decades. In addition to its core operations group, FirstLink taps a vast network of consultants and freelance experts in the fields of science, finance, policy, and technology. This ongoing added bench strength gives FirstLink the thoroughness and rigor necessary to provide meaningful insights that move the proverbial needle for our clients.

Stephanie Rooney

Chairwoman and Co-Founder
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Brittany McCracken Shaffer

Brittany Shaffer

(m) 412-680-5041
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Jim Rooney

Principal and Co-Founder
(m) 724-719-8256
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"FirstLink has been a wonderful partner. They are always supportive, helpful, and responsive."

– John Dement, ORTA/Technology Transfer Manager, Naval Surface Warfare Center (NSWC), Crane Division