Huntsville, US: Intergraph Government Solutions (IGS), a wholly owned subsidiary of Intergraph, has announced the members of its board who will direct the organisation’s operations and future expansion.
Lieutenant General Michael D. Maples, US Army (Ret.) will serve as chairman of the IGS Board. As chairman, Maples will leverage nearly 40 years of military experience to provide strategic direction, oversight of operations, and compliance with US Government requirements. Maples was awarded the National Intelligence Distinguished Service medal and he has received numerous military and foreign decorations.
In addition to General Maples, the IGS Board includes:
– W. Ralph Basham, who served in senior leadership positions at four of the eight operational components that now make up the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) over the course of his 38-year career in federal law enforcement.
– Asa Hutchinson was confirmed by the US Senate as the first Under Secretary of Homeland Security for Border and Transportation Security in January of 2003. Prior to his work with DHS, Hutchinson served three terms in Congress and was appointed Administrator of the Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) by President George W. Bush.
– Dr. Charles E. McQueary has a distinguished record as a technology, business, government and community leader. In 2003, he was appointed by President George W. Bush to serve as the nation’s first Under Secretary of Homeland Security for Science and Technology. He has been honoured with numerous professional awards including the Secretary of Defense Medal for Outstanding Public Service (2009) and the National Defense Industrial Association (NDIA) Homeland Security Leadership Award (2006).
– Brigadier General Jack Pellicci, US Army (Ret.) is currently the President and Chief Executive Officer of IGS. Throughout his thirty-one year career in the US Army, Pellicci served as an infantry officer and commanded at every level from platoon through brigade. He is a member of the board of directors of the Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) and serves on the OGC’s Executive Committee. He is a member of the US Geospatial Intelligence Foundation (USGIF) and serves on the board of directors of the National Defense University Foundation, the USO of Metropolitan Washington, and Skyline Software Systems. Pellicci was awarded the Distinguished Service Medal, the Legion of Merit with two oak leaf clusters, the Bronze Star and a number of additional US military and foreign decorations.
“The members of the IGS Board bring extensive experience with the US government and specifically within the DOD, intelligence and civil agencies. The IGS team looks forward to working with the Board to expand IGS’ role in serving and protecting the security interests of the US government,” said Brig. Gen. Jack Pellicci, U.S. Army (Ret.), President and CEO, IGS. “Intergraph’s geospatially powered solutions and IT services have supported missions of the US DOD and Intelligence Community in peace and war for more than four decades, and the formation of IGS ensures that these agencies remain empowered with actionable information for fast and effective operational and emergency decision making.”