SM & A

November 04, 2013 13:29 ET

SM&A Appoints Al Munson as Chairman of the Board

Aerospace, Defense and Intelligence Veteran Brings Experience to Competition and Program Support Consulting Firm

IRVINE, CA--(Marketwired - Nov 4, 2013) - SM&A, a leading provider of competition and program management services, announced today the appointment of Alden V. Munson as its Chairman of the Board. Munson is the former Deputy Director of National Intelligence for Acquisition and Technology, and currently serves on the Pentagon's Defense Science Board. He is a Senior Fellow and Member of the Board of Regents at the Potomac institute for Policy Studies, and is an advisor to several defense and intelligence agencies. He is also a former client and advisor with SM&A.

In announcing the appointment, SM&A's CEO Ajay Patel said: "We are thrilled to have someone with Al Munson's experience in high technology and defense procurement providing insight and guidance to the SM&A team. His record of achievement, across a broad spectrum of public and private sector jobs, will enhance our already strong ability to provide our clients the advice they need to pursue and win contracts and to perform well once they have secured those contracts."

Munson said: "I am delighted to join SM&A and to be able to help the company provide the most effective counsel to its clients succeed in today's highly competitive procurement environment. I am looking forward to applying my experience to help SM&A expand its dominant market position. It is an honor to be part of their bright future."

Munson, of Manhattan Beach, CA, previously served in a variety of senior positions in the aerospace and defense industry including posts with Litton, TRW, and the Aerospace Corporation. He was among the first group of Pioneers of National Reconnaissance named by the NRO in 2000. Munson currently serves on the Board of the Intelligence and National Security Alliance.

SM&A is based in Irvine, CA with offices in Reston, VA. It has a 30-year track record of being the most successful firm in helping industry win and perform on government contracts.  

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