On March 12, 2009, Mark N. Klett, President and CEO of Klett Consulting Group, spoke to the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Small Business, Subcommittee on Contracting and Technology, entitled “Ensuring Stimulus Contracts for Small and Veteran-Owned Businesses”. Mr. Klett’s extensive experience as a Department of Defense (DoD) Contractor and as the leader of a Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business in Virginia Beach, VA provided the committee with direct understanding of the issues facing the SDVOSB community.