Applied Research Associates, Inc. (ARA) is pleased to announce the appointment of James Myers as Vice President, Program Innovation and Growth, effective June 1.
Myers, a three-decade Department of Defense Veteran and retired Army Colonel, brings demonstrated expertise in the defense and intelligence enterprises. In this role, he will resource defense related programs and opportunities for ARA to deliver innovative solutions in support of national security.
Prior to his selection, Myers served in the Army G-8 as the director of force development intelligence leading the requirements and resourcing efforts to equip Army intelligence, electronic warfare and cyber formations. His career also included operational commands through the brigade level and numerous key intelligence positions across the globe in combined, joint, and interagency assignments.
“Jim is the right person at the right time to help us grow the company across our defense sector and build programs to support our national security,” said ARA CEO Rob Sues. “His tremendous experience leading and managing in complex environments is a great addition to our team.”
For more information about ARA capabilities in support of national security, visit www.ara.com/national-security