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Gary Ackerman (U MD START), Renee Agress (Detica), Beth Ahern (MITRE), Fred Ambrose (USG), Victor Asal (SUNY, Albany), Elisa Bienenstock (NSI), Alan Brothers (PNNL), Hriar Cabayan (RRTO), Bradley Clark (TAS), Allison Astorino-Courtois (NSI), Sarah Beebe (PAL), Eric Bonabeau (Icosystem), Sarah Canna (NSI), Jeffrey Cares (Alidade), Alan Christianson (Detica), Frank Connors (DTRA), Lee Cronk (Rutgers), Laurie Fenstermacher (AFRL), Daniel Flynn (ODNI), Nic Grauer (AFRL), Bud Hay (ret), Carl Hunt (DTI), Gary Jackson (SAIC), Kathleen Kiernan (RRTO), Lawrence Kuznar (NSI), Kenneth Long (IPFW), Elizabeth Manak (PAL), Donna Mayo (PA Consulting), Brian Nichols (Detica), Sue Numrich (IDA), Jennifer O’Connor (DHS), John Patterson (Detica), Krishna Pattipati (U Conn), Stacy Lovell Pfautz (NSI), Randolph Pherson (PAL), Terry Pierce (DHS/USAFA), CAPT Brett Pierson (Joint Staff J8), Bob Popp (NSI), David C. Porter (Detica), Karl Rethemeyer (SUNY, Albany), Tom Rieger (Gallup Consulting), Maj Joseph Rupp (Joint Staff J3), David Schum (GMU), Alan Schwartz (PAL), Ritu Sharma (PA Consulting), Steven Shellman (William and Mary, SAE), Sandy Thompson (PNNL), Pam Toman (NSI), David Vona (NSI), Paul Whitney (PNNL), and Katherine Wolf (PNNL) Coordinated and edited by: Nancy Chesser (DTI) – Nancy.Chesser@js.pentagon.mil