Albuquerque, N.M. (PRWEB) June 13, 2014
Applied Research Associates, Inc. (ARA) Board of Directors has elected Dr. George W. Ullrich a member of the Board effective May 22, 2014.
Dr. Ullrich currently serves as ARA Senior Vice President, Strategy Development.
“We look forward to the expertise he will bring to the ARA Board,” said Dr. John Healey, Chairman of the Board of Directors.
Dr. Ullrich joined ARA in September 2013 after a distinguished career in both government and industry. Prior to joining ARA, Dr. Ullrich served as Chief Technology Officer at Schafer Corporation and as Senior Vice President for Advanced Technology Programs at SAIC. He retired from the federal government in 2003 with 30 years of service. A member of the Senior Executive Service since 1984, he held several senior-level executive positions within the Department of Defense. Dr. Ullrich holds a Ph.D. in theoretical physics from Drexel University. Dr. Ullrich was elected to fill the vacancy created upon the retirement of Dr. Lawrence A. Twisdale from the Board. Dr. Twisdale will continue in his roles as lead of ARA’s Intrarisk Group and Technical Quality Director. He had been serving as a Director of ARA since 1987.
“Larry’s active participation in Board matters and his inputs to its deliberations have been invaluable to the Board in carrying out its critically important functions and will be missed,” comments Dr. Healey.
About Applied Research Associates, Inc.
Applied Research Associates, Inc. is an international research and engineering company recognized for providing technically excellent solutions to complex and challenging problems in the physical sciences. Our mission is to provide in-depth and diversified research, engineering, and technical support services. We have a broad range of technical expertise in biomedical engineering, defense technologies, civil engineering, computer software and simulation, systems analysis, and environmental technologies. For additional information, please visit http://www.ara.com.