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NISC Appoints Dr. Donald Kerr to its Board of Directors
By: Business Wire Apr. 29, 2009 01:34 PM
National Interest Security Company, LLC (NISC), a company controlled by DC Capital Partners, LLC, announced today that Dr. Donald Kerr, former Principal Deputy Director of National Intelligence, has been named to the NISC Board of Directors. He joins other distinguished independent Directors, including former Director of the CIA, General Michael Hayden; former Senator Chuck Hagel; General Tony Zinni (USMC, ret.); General Michael Hagee (USMC, ret.); Ambassador Henry Crumpton; VADM Stephen Loftus (USN, ret.); Rob Hytner; and Kara Bue. In addition to serving on the Board, Dr. Kerr will be assisting NISC with the development of technology solutions and strategies for its clients.
Thomas J. Campbell, President of DC Capital Partners and Chairman of NISC, said, .Don.s 40-plus years of experience and leadership in the Intelligence Community, Federal law enforcement, and the Department of Energy will be invaluable as we navigate the path to becoming a leading provider of innovative information management and technology solutions. We are privileged to have Dr. Kerr join our team..
Dr. Kerr has had a notable career in the Intelligence Community. In 2007, he was confirmed by the Senate as Principal Deputy Director of National Intelligence. Prior to his position at ODNI, Kerr was the Director of the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO). In 2005, he was appointed Assistant to the Secretary of the Air Force, Intelligence Space Technology. Before that, he was Deputy Director of Science and Technology at the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), where he received the CIA Distinguished Intelligence Medal in September 2005.
.We are honored to have Don Kerr join our Board of Directors,. added Andrew B. Maner, NISC CEO. .He has served our nation with excellence and has played an important role in designing solutions and strategies for effective and efficient government. He brings a tremendous breadth of expertise and history to assist NISC in serving its customers and their mission in the Intelligence, Defense, Energy, and Homeland Security communities..
Dr. Kerr has also held prominent positions in Federal law enforcement and the Energy sector, including Assistant Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, where he was responsible for the Laboratory Division; and service with the Department of Energy, where he received the DOE Outstanding Service Award in 1979. Dr. Kerr was Director of the Los Alamos National Laboratory from 1979 to 1985.
About National Interest Security Company, LLC:
Headquartered in Fairfax, Virginia, NISC is a leading provider of innovative information technology, information management, and management and technology consulting solutions in support of national interest and security initiatives for the Intelligence Community and the Departments of Defense, Homeland Security, Energy, as well as other key Federal Civilian and Federal Health agencies. NISC's expertise includes software and systems engineering, cyber security, biometrics, document and media exploitation, decision support and portfolio analysis, enterprise architecture, strategic management systems, intelligence operations and analysis support, and network and critical infrastructure protection. Representative missions currently include, but are not limited to, providing analytically-based portfolio and capability prototyping to the Office of the Secretary of Defense, the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and the Office of the Director of National Intelligence; conversion, hosting, petascale data management, and multi-lingual data exploitation for the Intelligence Community; application development and systems support to the U.S. Cyber Security effort; critical program management support to the National Cyber Security Division of the Department of Homeland Security; and strategy, assessment, policy, planning, and execution for the Department of Energy. NISC has more than 1,000 employees and represents the successful integration of mission-oriented companies into an industry-leading enterprise that offers a full continuum of capabilities. Additional information on NISC can be found at www.nisc-llc.com.
About DC Capital Partners, LLC:
DC Capital Partners, LLC, is a private equity firm with offices in Washington, DC, and Alexandria, VA, focused on investing primarily in the defense and government sectors. Additional information on DC Capital Partners can be found at www.dccapitalpartners.com.
Published Apr. 29, 2009