NDIA Adds 16 Industry Execs to Board; Hawk Carlisle Quoted

NDIA Adds 16 Industry Execs to Board; Hawk Carlisle Quoted
Hawk Carlisle President and CEO NDIA

Sixteen executives from the private sector have been appointed to serve on the National Defense Industrial Association’s board of directors for a term of up to six years.

Herbert “Hawk” Carlisle, president and CEO of NDIA, said in a statement released Monday the new board members bring a “deep knowledge bank” he believes will help the organization sustain its mission while supporting the defense industrial base.

The Arlington, Virginia-based nonprofit aims to drive national security dialogue among government, military industry and academic stakeholders.

The appointees are:

  • Angela Ambrose – General Motors Defense
  • Brett Lambert – The Densmore Group
  • David Halverson – Cypress International
  • Gretchen Larsen Idsinga – Avineon
  • Jeffrey Bohling – Perspecta
  • John Chadbourne – AM General
  • Kevin Mortensen – BAE Systems
  • Leigh Madden – Epirus
  • Mara Motherway – Booz Allen Hamilton
  • Michael Niggel – Advanced Concepts and Technologies International
  • Paul DellaNeve – Moog
  • Paul Kohlmeier – GKN Aerospace
  • Paula Edwards – Lexair Electronics Sales
  • Richard Formica – Calibre Systems
  • Valerie Baldwin – Leidos
  • William LaPlante – Draper Laboratory

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