About us

Synergy is a Small Business Administration certified 8(a), minority-owned and economically disadvantaged Woman-Owned Small Business (EDWOSB) with a corporate office located in Oak Ridge, Tennessee. Synergy has over 100 employees with project locations in Washington D.C., Colorado, Florida, New Mexico, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Washington.


Synergy provides a full-range of professional and technical services to include comprehensive security support (i.e., program management, Physical protection, Vulnerability and Risk Assessments, Site Security Plans, OPSEC, security awareness, personnel security, information security and cybersecurity); training; environmental, safety and health (ES&H) oversight and technical support; quality and performance assurance; and business administration and professional services. Synergy has demonstrative experience and consistent Exceptional performance evaluations as a prime contractor supporting the following Federal agencies: the Small Business Administration (SBA), Department of Energy (DOE), National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA), Departments of Defense (DoD), Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA), National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), and the General Service Administration (GSA).  


Synergy has earned a reputation for innovation, diligence, commitment, and cost-effective on-schedule accomplishment of all assigned tasks. Synergy was nominated three times for DOE Small Business of the Year awards (i.e., 2013 8(a), 2013 WOSB and 2015 WOSB) for the outstanding performance, cost and process efficiencies, and partnership we provided to our federal customers. Synergy was voted as a “Top Ten” Woman Owned Small Business of the Year, (2013-2016) by the Greater Knoxville Business Journal. In addition, for her visionary collaborative leadership Synergy’s owner and President, Ms. Thu-Anh Nelson, was awarded the 2016 Acquisition International Global Media’s Most Empowering Businesswoman (USA-TN).