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May 17 @ 11:15 am - 1:15 pm| $22
Our Guest Speaker: Mr. Tim Bishop
Mr. Tim Bishop, Acting Deputy Program Executive Officer, Simulation, Training and Instrumentation (DPEO STRI) will join us and provide comments regarding PEO STRI, the upcoming Training and Simulation Industry Symposium (TSIS), the Army Birthday Ball and will be ready to take our questions.
Mr. Timothy F. Bishop
Acting Deputy Program Executive Officer
Program Executive Office
Simulation, Training and Instrumentation
Mr. Timothy F. Bishop is currently the Acting Deputy Program Executive Officer for the Program Executive Office Simulation, Training and Instrumentation (PEO STRI) in Orlando, FL. Prior to this assignment, he was the Director of the U.S. Army Threat Systems Management Office (TSMO) in Redstone Arsenal, AL. As part of PEO STRI, Project Manager for Instrumentation, Targets, Threat Simulators and SOF Training Systems (PM ITTS), Mr. Bishop was responsible for the acquisition, operation, maintenance and sustainment of the Army Threat Simulator (ATS) Program. He recently served as the Technical Director for the Joint Forces Command (JFCOM) Information Operations Joint Management Office (IO JMO) leading a number of acquisition programs on behalf of the Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Intelligence (OUSD(I)).
As a 2008 graduate of the U.S. Army War College, Mr. Bishop served as the Director of Operations for the U.S. Army Installation Management Command – Europe (IMCOM-Europe) in Heidelberg, Germany. He has served as a Department of Army civilian for 30 years and before attending the U.S. Army War College served in a wide variety of key positions as a government civilian in the United States and overseas. His job assignments include Director of Operations, U.S. Army Mi-17 Kabul Air Wing, Kabul, Afghanistan; Technical Director/Advisor, U.S. Army Threat Systems Management Office (TSMO), Redstone Arsenal, AL; Division Chief, TSMO World Wide Operations, Ft Bliss, TX; and held Team Leader Positions over Operations, Foreign Commercial Purchase and Software Simulations within the Program Manager for Instrumentation Targets and Threat Simulators.
Mr. Bishop is a graduate of the University of Alabama – Huntsville with a B.S. in Electrical and Computer Engineering and he holds a M.S. in Strategic Studies from the U.S. Army War College. He is a graduate of the U.S. Army Senior Service College and Defense Acquisition University Advance Program Management Course holding Defense Acquisition Workforce Level III certification in both Program Management and Systems Engineering and Level II certification in Test and Evaluation.
Mr. Bishop resides in Huntsville, AL with his wife, Anca, who serves as the Chief Quality Officer for Sanmina Corporation.
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