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Board of Directors

Charles K. Narang

Charles K. Narang founded NCI’s predecessor and wholly owned subsidiary, NCI Information Systems, Inc., in 1989, and currently serves as chairman of the board. Mr. Narang served as chairman and chief executive officer of NCI from the company’s beginning in 1989 until October 1, 2015. He has more than 30 years of experience in corporate management and the analysis of large financial and information management systems for the federal government and Fortune 100 clients. Under his direction, NCI grew from one office to worldwide operations and won numerous awards and recognitions for its quality work and dedicated client service. Mr. Narang possesses expertise in the development and implementation of large programs, corporate budgets, and operational and strategic plans for large corporations. He has designed automated financial and management systems and successfully created and executed strategic plans. Mr. Narang holds a BA in civil engineering from India, an MS in industrial engineering from the University of Minnesota, and an MBA from the State University of New York at Buffalo. He also is a certified public accountant (CPA) with certification in the Commonwealth of Virginia.

Paul A. Dillahay

Paul A. Dillahay serves as NCI’s president and chief executive officer, and is a member of NCI’s board of directors. Before joining NCI, Paul was executive vice president for CACI’s health and litigation solutions group. He also served as executive vice president of corporate development while there. Prior to CACI, Paul served as president and CEO at ASRC Federal, where he had principal responsibility for day-to-day operations of ASRC Federal subsidiaries and shared services center. He held the position of chief operating officer (COO) prior to his role as president and CEO. In addition, Paul’s career has included such positions as chief strategy officer for Anthem’s federal government solutions business, executive in residence for Seabury Aerospace Group, president and COO of USIS, and vice president of operations for a defense division at Lockheed Martin. Paul holds a bachelor’s degree in management science from Lock Haven University. He has completed executive education at both the Kellogg School of Management and the Harvard Business School.

James P. Allen

James P. Allen has served on our Board of Directors since October 2004. Mr. Allen previously served as the executive vice president and chief financial officer (CFO) of Global Defense Technology & Systems, Inc. (now known as Sotera Defense Solutions, Inc.), a provider of mission-critical systems and services to federal national security agencies, from May 2009 until September 2010. Previously, Mr. Allen served as the senior vice president and CFO of Veridian Corporation, a publicly traded federal IT services contractor, from May 2000 until its sale to General Dynamics Corporation in August 2003. Before Veridian, he served as CFO for both GRC International, Inc. and CACI International Inc., both publicly traded companies in the federal IT services sector.

Paul V. Lombardi

Paul V. Lombardi has served on our Board of Directors since October 2004. Mr. Lombardi served as president and chief executive officer of DynCorp from 1997 until its sale to Computer Sciences Corporation (CSC) in 2003. Before his association with DynCorp, Mr. Lombardi was employed at PRC Inc. where he held a variety of executive-level positions, including senior vice president and general manager of PRC’s Applied Management Group, which provided IT and systems integration in the federal IT services sector. Before entering the private sector, Mr. Lombardi gained 17 years of experience in public service in increasingly higher executive positions in the Defense and Energy Departments.

Cindy E. Moran

Cindy E. Moran joined our Board of Directors in June 2015. Ms. Moran currently serves as president and managing partner of Pikes Way LLC, an executive and professional leadership firm specializing in national and international telecommunications consulting. Prior to this, Ms. Moran dedicated herself to a 30-year career in government, which culminated with 10 years at the senior executive level, providing vision, leadership and focus to complex IT programs. After starting her career with the U.S. Army, she served as Director of Network Services for the Defense Information Systems Agency, leading a team of 700 personnel, military, civilian and contractors in the design, build and sustainment of the DoD Information Systems networks. Ms. Moran holds a bachelor’s in business management with a concentration in information systems management from the University of Maryland. She also holds a master’s in information systems security from The George Washington University and a certificate in national and international security from Harvard University’s Kennedy School of Government.

Austin J. Yerks

Austin Yerks joined our Board of Directors in June 2013. Mr. Yerks has been a senior executive in the federal marketplace for more than 30 years. Most recently, he served as the president of CSC’s Defense and Intelligence Group, which consisted of more than 13,000 employees and had annual revenues in excess of $3 billion. Prior to that, Mr. Yerks led all business development and strategic marketing efforts for the operational business units of CSC’s federal sector, and he was the Senior Vice President of Business Development for Litton PRC before joining CSC. Mr. Yerks began his career in the U.S. Army and is a West Point graduate. He holds a Master of Business Administration in finance from the University of Miami.

Daniel R. Young

Daniel R. Young has served on our Board of Directors since January 2005. Mr. Young is currently managing partner of the Turnberry Group, an advisory practice to CEOs and other senior executives. He was the vice chairman and chief executive officer of Federal Data Corporation (FDC) before retiring, after having served the company in various executive capacities for 25 years. Before joining FDC, Mr. Young was an executive with Data Transmission Company and before that, he held various engineering, sales and management positions at Texas Instruments. Mr. Young served as an officer in the U.S. Navy. He also serves as director of GTSI Corp.