The Catholic University of America
Advisory Board

Mr. Jude Nitsche

Board Chair

Nitsche Vice President, BBN Technologies Corp (1972 - 2005)

Senior Vice President, Applied Physical Sciences Corp (2005 - 2014)

 Principal, Nitsche & Associates, LLC (2014 - Present)

Dr. Don Marlowe

Former Board Chair


 Retired Standards Administrator, Science and Health Communication, Food and Drug Administration (FDA)


Dr. David Didion

Former Board Chair


Retired Fellow, National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)


Dr. Steven Russell


Ship Systems Engineering, Office of Naval Research (ONR)



Ms. Jaclyn Schade

Registered Patent Agent, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP 


Mr. Stephen Wilson

Deputy Director, Ship Signatures Department, Naval Surface Warfare Center, Carderock


Dr. Peter Herdic



Dr. Terry DuBois





Mr. Peter McKibbin






Dr. Richard Dame 




President (Retired), Mega Engineering


Dr. Owen Thorp III

Weapons and Systems Engineering Dept, U.S. Naval Academy


Dr. Crouse