Mr. Jack A. Kelly

Mr. Kelly is a senior staff member, security officer, and business development specialist at the Institute. His areas of expertise include new business development, U.S. national security planning and policy, the Department of Defense (DoD) and Capital Hill defense budget process, DoD research and development and procurement programs, the homeland security/defense market, missile defense, industry-government relations, and international defense industrial cooperation.

Mr. Kelly is the co-author of several IFPA conference reports and studies, including The Strategic Plan for Safeguarding the Commonwealth of Massachusetts against Terrorist and Related Threats, which was completed under contract from the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. In addition, he has been responsible for the planning and organization of several senior-level Institute conferences and workshops. He received a B.A. with honors from Villanova University and an M.A. with honors from the University of Massachusetts, and he completed Ph.D. courses and examinations at the Graduate Institute of International Studies in Geneva, Switzerland.