The Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI) announced during its annual AUVSI's Unmanned Systems North America 2011 its newly elected leaders on its Board of Directors.
The Executive Committee will be led by incoming Chairman of the Board Peter Bale, Executive Vice Chair John Lademan, First Vice Chairman Ralph Alderson, Treasurer Joe Brannan; and Immediate Past Chairman John Lambert.
Newly elected AUVSI Board of Directors:
COL (Ret) John Burke
RADM (ret) Timothy Heely
Dr. Mark Patterson
Dr. Virginia (Suzy) Young
Continuing Board of Directors Members:
"We are grateful to the continuing dedication of our members to help take AUVSI to the next level and meet the needs of this growing, ever changing industry," said AUVSI President and CEO Michael Toscano. "The AUVSI staff and I look forward to working with Peter and the rest of the board to meet the challenges and opportunities available to the unmanned systems and robotics industry."