Rita Painter Wos serves as a SSC Pacific Liaison and embedded employee at the Naval Postgraduate School (NPS), Monterey California for the last 14 years. She facilitates and advises on collaborative research and sponsored programs between SSC Pacific and NPS to include marketing, proposal development, planning, financial management and delivery of research products to Navy and DOD funding sponsors. She also identifies and promotes collaborative research opportunities between SPAWAR, NPS, NSA, other DOD agencies, private sector laboratories, and private/state universities. Prior to her position at the NPS, she held positions at the National Security Agency for 11 years and was a consultant with Booz Allen and Hamilton for five years. She has a BA degree from the University of the State of New York, Albany and is working towards a MS degree in Information Systems Management.
“The continued development and proliferation of information technologies will substantially change the conduct of military operations. These changes in the information environment make information superiority a key enabler of the transformation of the operational capabilities of the joint force and… Read More