Former Virginia Sen. Chuck Robb to Chair MITRE’s Board of Trustees

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Chuck Robb (pictured left) Chuck Robb, who served as Virginia’s governor from 1982 to 1986 and two terms in the Senate, has been appointed chairman of the board of trustees at MITRE Corp. He has served on MITRE’s board since 2001 and became vice chairman in 2006, MITRE said Wednesday. “Sen. Robb has brought a wealth of knowledge in national security to MITRE’s board,”...

Robert Jensen Named VP, Director of MITRE-Managed FFRDC for CMS; Alfred Grasso Comments

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Robert Jensen Robert Jensen, a 20-year veteran at MITRE, has been appointed vice president and director of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Alliance to Modernize Healthcare, a federally-funded research and development center managed by MITRE. “Rob brings more than two decades of healthcare knowledge and experience to this role,” Alfred Grasso, MITRE president and CEO,...

Julie Bowen Named MITRE VP, General Counsel; Alfred Grasso Comments

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Julie Bowen Julie Bowen has been appointed to the vice president, general counsel and corporate secretary roles at MITRE Corp. The cybersecurity and intellectual property law veteran joined MITRE in 2006 as associate general counsel, with responsibility in the organization’s technology transfer office, MITRE said Tuesday. Bowen will lead MITRE’s legal team in advising the company’s executives...

MITRE to Help Air Force Manage Acquisitions, Programs for $1.7B

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MITRE Corp. will provide systems engineering and integration support to the U.S. Air Force for ceiling and non-ceiling programs under a $1,724,333,098. The cost-reimbursable contract also includes $741,988 in fiscal year 2014 foreign military sales funds to support 21 countries, the Defense Department said Friday. MITRE will work with the Air Force to shape and carry out functions such as enterprise...

MITRE to Run Natl Security Engineering Center for $626M

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MITRE Corp. has received a $626.2 million contract from the U.S. Army to help manage a federally funded research and development center focused on national defense and intelligence strategies. The nonprofit organization will help operate the National Security Engineering Center under incremental fundingUsed if the total task order is awarded and the dollar amount of the work is more than the client...

MITRE, AF Assist Afghanistan in Air Traffic Control Upgrade

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MITRE and the U.S. Air Force are collaborating to update Afghanistan’s air traffic control system and help the landlocked nation implement reduced vertical separation minimum standards. The upgrades are expected to generate fuel savings, increase flight times and reduce workloads for air traffic controllers, according to a MITRE statement. “RVSM condenses the vertical area between aircraft...

Gregory Crawford, Mark Maybury Appointed MITRE Natl Security Center VPs

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Gregory Crawford and Mark Maybury have been appointed vice presidents at MITRE Corp.‘s Center for National Security. Crawford will serve as VP of programs and technology while Maybury will assume the roles of VP and chief technology officer, MITRE said Wednesday. Alfred Grasso, MITRE president and CEO, said the two executives will use their scientific research backgrounds to help implement...

Peter Sherlock Promoted to MITRE SVP, Director of Bedford Operations

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MITRE Corp. has promoted Peter Sherlock, former executive director for integration at its National Security Engineering Center, to senior vice president and director for the company’s Bedford operations. Sherlock will oversee MITRE’s research in cybersecurity, aviation, homeland security, law enforcement, finance and healthcare at its Bedford, Mass. campus, as well as the federally funded NSEC,...

MITRE Wins Potential $1B Contract to Manage its 6th FFRDC; Alfred Grasso Comments

Alfred Grasso Mitre Corp. has won a possible $1 billion contract to operate a Federally Funded Research and Development Center for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, reports The Washington Business Journal. Currently, MITRE manages five FFRDCFederally Funded Research and Development Center’s for agencies and government offices including the Defense Department, Federal Aviation Administration,...

Mitre Wins $420M for AF Systems Engineering, Foreign Sales Support

Mitre Corp. has won a $420,448,108 cost reimbursable contract from the U.S. Air Force for systems engineering and integration work, the Defense Department announced Friday. Work will support foreign military sales agreements with Saudi Arabia, France, Iraq, Korea, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Jordan, Taiwan, Columbia,Turkey, Australia, Kyrgyzstan, Sweden, Poland, Germany, Hungary, Greece, Singapore, United...

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