Proceedings Staff

James Stavridis Proceedings Chair
Editor-in-Chief
Bill Hamblet

Deputy Editor-in-Chief Bill Bray

Editor-in-Chief Naval History
Eric Mills

Managing Editor Julie Olver

Design Director Karen Eskew

Graphic Artist Candace Daniels

Senior Editor Brian O’Rourke

Editor Jennifer Pompi

Digital Content Manager Heather Legg

Photo Researcher Emily Martin

Contributing Editors CAPT Dave Adams, USN (Ret.)

Director of Outreach and Marketing Ward Carroll

Programs Assistant Jaci Day

Editorial Project Coordinator Liese Doherty

Senior Staff

CEO and Publisher
VADM Peter H. Daly, USN (Ret.)

Editor-in-Chief, Proceedings and Executive Vice President for Periodicals,
Membership, and Marketing
Bill Hamblet

CFO Chip Wallen

Vice President for Planning
and Operations
Denis Clift

Executive Vice President, Development
Heather Lancaster

Executive Vice President,
Conferences and Events
April Parreco

Chief Digital Officer Mary Ripley

Director, Naval Institute Press Adam Kane

Board of Directors

The Honorable Robert O. Work, Col, USMC (Ret.), Chair

ADM James G. Stavridis, USN (Ret.), Chair Emeritus

ADM Jonathan W. Greenert, USN (Ret.), Vice Chair

VADM Peter H. Daly, USN (Ret.), CEO & Publisher

ADM Thad W. Allen, USCG (Ret.)

MajGen Charles F. Bolden, Jr., USMC (Ret.)

The Honorable Christine H. Fox

Mr. Thomas J. Furlong

Mr. Mel Immergut

RADM Margaret D. Klein, USN (Ret.)

ADM William F. Moran, USN

ADM Michael S. Rogers, USN (Ret.)

CDR Brendan Stickles, USN, Editorial Board Chair

ADM Scott H. Swift, USN (Ret.)

LtGen Robert S. Walsh, USMC (Ret.)

ADM James A. Winnefeld Jr., USN (Ret.)

RDML Scott W. Clendenin, USCG, Liaison

RADM Fred Kacher, USN, Liaison

BGen David Odom, USMC, Liaison

Naval Institute Foundation Board of Trustees

Gen Peter Pace, USMC (Ret.), Chair 

Michael M. Wiseman, Esq., Vice Chair

The Honorable Gordon R. England, Trustee Emeritus 

VADM Peter H. Daly, USN (Ret.), CEO

CDR Gregory Glaros, USN (Ret.)

ADM Jonathan W. Greenert, USN, Liaison (Ret.)

Ms. Heather Lancaster, COO

RADM Kendell Pease, USN (Ret.)

Marti Tomson Rodamaker

Mr. Stephen M. Waters

Editorial Board

CDR Brendan Stickles, USN – Chair

CDR Chris Bernotavicius, USN

CAPT James Caroland, USN

 SgtMaj Anthony Easton, USMC

LCDR Michelle Foster, USCG

LT Andrea Howard, USN

   CAPT Scott M. Smith, USN

LCDR Ian M. Starr, USCG

LtCol William Steinke, USMC

 CAPT Joshua P. Taylor, USN