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fiber optics executive

John Joseph Bradunas, American fiber optics executive. Certified military acquisition specialist. Decorated Joint Service Achievement medal. Volunteer genealogist National Archives, Washington, 1990-1993; reader for the blind Washington Ear, Rockville, Maryland, 1990. Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association, Society Young Intel Professionals, Eta Kappa Nu.

Background

Bradunas, John Joseph was born on December 28, 1955 in Hartford, Connecticut, United States. Son of Edward Anthony and Florence Eleanor Mae (Martel) Bradunas.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, Cornell University, 1977. Master of Science in Systems Management, University Southern California, 1985. Master of Arts in National Security Affairs, Georgetown University, 1988.

Master of Science in Electrical Engineering, Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, California, 1990. Master of Business Administration, Georgetown University, 2000.

Career

Commissioned 2nd lieutenant United States Marine Corps, 1977, advanced through grades to major, 1989. With Defense Intelligency Agency, Arlington, Virginia, 1986-1988. Assigned to Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, California, 1988-1990.

With Marine Corps Systems Command, Quantico, Virginia, 1990-1993, 22d Marine Expeditionary Unit, Camp Lejeune, North Carolina, 1993-1995. Participant United Nations Humanitarian Operations, Bosnia-Hercegovina, Somalia. Combat development command United States Marine Corps, Quantico, Virginia, 1995-1997, retired, 1997.

System engineer battlefield awareness and dissemination program Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, 1997. Senior principal software engineer The Boeing Company, Fairfax, Virginia, 1997-1999. Chief operating officer CODEON Corporation, Columbia, Maryland, 2000—2002.

Program manager system and software engineer division Boeing Company, since 2002. Systems engineer, technical advisor on battlefield awareness, data dissemination and moving target Exploitation programs Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, 1997.

Achievements

  • Certified military acquisition specialist.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Inventor laser diode power driver.

Membership

Volunteer genealogist National Archives, Washington, 1990-1993. Reader for the blind Washington Ear, Rockville, Maryland., 1990. Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association, Society Young Intel Professionals, Eta Kappa Nu.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: alpine and nordic skiing, building plastic and wooden miniatures.

Connections

father:
Edward Anthony Bradunas

mother:
Florence Eleanor Mae (Martel) Bradunas