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Mr. G.V. (Vince) Amico

Dr. Louis Birta

Janis Cannon-Bowers

Roy Crosbie

Dr. Bruce T. Fairchild

Dr. Steven C. Gordon

Jennie Henderson

Dr. Amy Henninger

RADM Frederick Lewis, USN (Ret.)

Mr. Gary M. Lightner

Dr. R. Bowen Loftin

Dr. Michael Macedonia

Dr. Dennis McBride

Dr. Duncan Miller

Mr. Henry C. Okraski

Dr. Ralph Rogers

Dr. Hessan Sarjoughian

Mr. James Shiflett

Mr. Tom Stanford

Mr. Joseph Swinski

Dr. Helena Szczerbicka

Mr. Harry Thompson, III

Mr. William Waite

Mr. Jeffery Wallace

CAPT William (Mark) Yerkes, USN (Ret.)

Dr. Bernard Zeigler

Dr. Michael Zyda




Mr. Okraski has over forty years of experience in simulation and training research, acquisition and support for the US Navy, Marine Corps, Army, Air Force, non-DoD agencies and foreign governments. He is recognized nationally and internationally as an expert in training simulation. Mr. Okraski is a visionary with a record of developing new and innovative concepts in simulation for military and civilian uses. He was a member of the Federal Government Senior Executive Service for ten years, led the way in Navy simulation and training research. Major participant in technology transfer and creating the Center of Excellence for Simulation and Training. He is active in developing professional certification and academic programs to foster simulation technology in K-12, Community Colleges and Universities. He is currently a consultant to the simulation industry and has an interest in economic development. He is one of the founders of the National Center for Simulation, serving as Chairman during the growth of the membership from eight to approximately 180 members.

Mr. Okraski holds a BEE from Clarkson University and a ME from the University of Florida. He has been an adjunct faculty member at Rollins College and the University of Central Florida, a Registered Professional Engineer, a Fellow Member of the Florida Engineering Society and named Eminent Engineer by Tau Beti Pi. He has received numerous awards such as the Navy Civilian Meritorious and Superior Service Medals, Federal Engineer of the Year and Florida Engineering Society's Outstanding Technical Achievement for 1994.

Mr. Okraski lives in Winter Park, Florida with his wife, Judy. They have six children and five grandchildren.

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Phone: 703.247.9471 • Fax: 703.243.1659
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