Bernie previously served as senior vice president of General Dynamics IT’s Intelligence Solutions Division and vice president and general manager of the National Intelligence Sector.
Prior to joining General Dynamics IT, he served as the senior procurement executive for the Central Intelligence Agency. He also led organizations at the National Reconnaissance Office and the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency. Bernie began his career as an active duty U.S. Air Force officer and received extensive acquisitions training at the Air Force Institute of Technology.
Bernie earned a bachelor’s degree in business from The Citadel and a master’s degree in business management. He is a distinguished graduate of the Air War College, a graduate of the Intelligence Community Intelligence Fellows program and has completed executive programs at the Kellogg Business School at Northwestern University and at Harvard Business School. In 2006, he received the Distinguished Career Intelligence Medal.