Jim is the Director for Cyber at Lockheed Martin Government Affairs (LMGA) where he leads and manages Lockheed Martin (LM) interactions with senior U.S. government leaders associated with cyber policy, programs, budgets and operations. He also engages with LM cyber-focused and technology-related business units to articulate cyber-related U.S. government priorities and capability gaps across the corporation while simultaneously leading and participating in the development of LM proposals to business opportunities for advancing national security.
His last military assignment was as the Chief of Staff for U.S. Cyber Command and the US Air Force’s senior career intelligence officer. During his career, he commanded units at the squadron, group, wing and agency levels, ranging in size from 70-7,000 members, deployed to Iraq and also served as an Air Force Attaché to three central European nations.
Jim is a Special Government Employee for U.S. Strategic Command’s Strategic Advisory Group Intelligence Panel, serves on the Veteran Launch and X-IO Technologies Advisory Boards, and is a Special Advisor to the National Cryptologic Museum Foundation. He also is a member of the AFCEA and INSA Cyber Committees.