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 Gracie Willett

Photo Researcher Emily Martin

Contributing Editors CAPT Dave Adams, USN (Ret.) | Robin Bisland

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.)

LT James Barksdale, USN

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

The Honorable Christine H. Fox

Mr. Thomas J. Furlong

The Honorable Kathleen H. Hicks, PhD

Mr. Mel Immergut

RADM Margaret D. Klein, USN (Ret.)

ADM William F. Moran, USN

ADM Michael S. Rogers, USN (Ret.)

CDR Guy M. Snodgrass, 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.)

RADM Charles B. Cooper, II, USN, Advisor

RADM Scott W. Clendenin, USCG

BGen Tracy W. King, USMC, Advisor

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 (Ret.)

Ms. Heather Lancaster, COO

RADM Kendell Pease, USN (Ret.)

Marti Tomson Rodamaker

Mr. Stephen M. Waters

Editorial Board

CDR Brendan Stickles, USN – Chair

LCDR Eric Zilberman, USN -- Vice Chair

LCDR Natalia Best, USCG

Maj Nick Brunetti-Lihach, USMC

CAPT James Caroland, USN

 SgtMaj Anthony Easton, USMC

LCDR Karen Kutkiewicz, USCG

CDR Eric W. McQueen, USN

 CDR Ryan E. Mewett, USN

 CWO Carl T. Shipley, USCG

 CAPT Scott M. Smith, USN

LtCol William Steinke, USMC

 CAPT Joshua P. Taylor, USN