07-28-2016 Special School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #7


Title
Approval of Board Member James Underwood

Discussion
RADM James Underwood (Ret) is currently Business Development Manager in the Management Services Group for AECOM. Previously, he led the Homeland Security Business Unit for EG&G and URS. In the Coast Guard, he was Director of Operations Policy after his assignment as the Commander, Seventeenth District in Juneau, Alaska (2002-2004). He was also the Director of Intelligence and Security, at the USDOT (200-2002). He served on the Board of Directors for Alaska Aerospace Corporation, and is on the National Science Foundation National Visiting Committee overseeing their SpaceTEC program. He is a graduate of the Coast Guard Academy, and Harvard University, Kennedy School of Government. The Brevard Schools Foundation Board of Directors approved Mr. Underwood's nomination to the Board on June 30, 2016.

Recommendation
Approve James Underwood's membership to the Brevard Schools Foundation Board of Directors.

Meeting Date(s)
Consent w/o Information - 7/28/2016

Authority for Action
FS 1001.42

Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
No

Source of Funding
Agenda Item will not Require the Expenditure of Funds

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Contact
Janice Kershaw, Executive Director 633-1000 ext. 754


Attachment:  James Underwood resume.pdf