DeLloyd Voorhees, Jr. Named NTSA Executive Committee Chairman
January 18, 2013
FAIRFAX, Va. – General Dynamics Information Technology, a business unit of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), announced today that DeLloyd Voorhees, Jr., vice president of business development for the company’s Integrated Simulation and Training Solutions sector, was selected as chairman of the National Training and Simulation Association’s (NTSA) Executive Committee. He was appointed during the Interservice/Industry Training, Simulation and Education Conference (I/ITSEC) held in December 2012 in Orlando, Fla.
Voorhees has more than 40 years of leadership experience in simulation and training management including serving as senior director of Models and Simulation and director for Operations and Management for large government contractors. Voorhees was also selected to serve as the deputy conference chair for ITEC 2013 and conference chair for ITEC 2014. ITEC is Europe’s largest training and simulation conference held annually for representatives from the military, industry and academia to connect and share knowledge with the international training, education and simulation sectors. In 2009, Voorhees served as the I/ITSEC conference chair where he was responsible for leading the development of the conference theme, keynote speakers and overall conference schedule.
“We are extremely proud that NTSA recognized DeLloyd’s leadership and expertise in simulation and training solutions,” said Jim Coggin, vice president and general manager of General Dynamics Information Technology’s Integrated Enterprise Training Solutions sector. “He is an integral part of our team and will be a significant addition to the NTSA Executive Committee.”
NTSA, an affiliate of the National Defense Industrial Association, represents companies in the simulation, training and support services industry. I/ITSEC is the world’s largest training, simulation and education conference and focuses on improving training and education programs, identification of common training issues and development of multiservice programs.
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