Thought Leaders and Practitioners

Ellen M. Lord – Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition and Sustainment

Benjamin McMartin – Chief, Acquisition Management Office, U.S. Army CCDC Ground Vehicle Systems Center

Kelly Stratton-Feix – Director of Acquisition Agility, USSOCOM

Christopher Zember – Senior Advisor, Army Futures Command

Stan Soloway – President & CEO, Celero Strategies LLC

David Rothzeid –  ABMS Program Element Monitor, USAF

Tim Greeff – CEO & Founder, National Security Technology Accelerator (NSTXL)

Robert Tuohy – Chief Operating Officer, ATI (ret.)

Lorna Tedder – Lead DoD Program Management & Agile Acquisition, MITRE

Christina Rhylander – Program Manager, USAF PEO BES (BESPIN)

Pete Modigliani – MITRE, Senior Defense Capability Accelerator

Mike Karaki – Branch Chief, Materials Engineering, U.S. ARMY CCDC, GSVC

Kerry Leonard – Deputy Chief, Strategic Partnerships Office (SPO), NASA Goddard Space Flight Center

Richard Dunn – Founder, Strategic Institute for Innovation in Government Contracting

Victor Deal –  Director of Contracts and Grants, Universities Space Research Association



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