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Chapter Meeting Event

April 7 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

In line with the latest AFA and USAF guidance on the COVID-19 response, the April Chapter meeting will be VIRTUAL

BERNARD SKOCH
NATIONAL COMMISSIONER, CYBERPATRIOT, CHIEF
INFORMATION OFFICER, STRATEGIC EVENTS EXECUTIVE

Bernie Skoch has been named the Commissioner for the Air Force Association’s National High School Cyber Defense Competition, CyberPatriot. Skoch gratuated from the University of Arkansas in 1974 with a bachelor’s degree in industrial engineering and upon graduation was commissioned a second lieutenant in the Air Force. His 29-year Air Force career took him throughout the United States and on permanent and temporary duty in Europe, Asia, the Pacific, and the Middle East.

Skoch has more than 30 years of experience in leadership positions developing, managing, and implementing communications and information systems for the United States Air Force, the Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA), and the Joint Staff. He has served as the Principal Director for Network Services. Within the USAF he served as Director of Mission Systems, Director of Communications Operations, and Director of Chief Information Officer Support where he was responsible for aligning information technology systems with business process improvements. While at the Joint Staff, he led the development of the Global Command and Control System. He has developed and implemented defense policies for global telephone, video, radio, voice, data, and satellite systems. Before joining CyberPatroit, Skoch was a defense IT industry consultant and was a candidate for the United States House of Representatives for the 3rd District of Arkansas.

In line with the latest AFA and USAF guidance on the COVID-19 response, the April Chapter meeting will be VIRTUAL

BERNARD SKOCH
NATIONAL COMMISSIONER, CYBERPATRIOT, CHIEF
INFORMATION OFFICER, STRATEGIC EVENTS EXECUTIVE

Bernie Skoch has been named the Commissioner for the Air Force Association’s National High School Cyber Defense Competition, CyberPatriot. Skoch graduated from the University of Arkansas in 1974 with a bachelor’s degree in industrial engineering and upon graduation was commissioned a second lieutenant in the Air Force. His 29-year Air Force career took him throughout the United States and on permanent and temporary duty in Europe, Asia, the Pacific, and the Middle East.

Skoch has more than 30 years of experience in leadership positions developing, managing, and implementing communications and information systems for the United States Air Force, the Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA), and the Joint Staff. He has served as the Principal Director for Network Services. Within the USAF he served as Director of Mission Systems, Director of Communications Operations, and Director of Chief Information Officer Support where he was responsible for aligning information technology systems with business process improvements. While at the Joint Staff, he led the development of the Global Command and Control System. He has developed and implemented defense policies for global telephone, video, radio, voice, data, and satellite systems. Before joining CyberPatroit, Skoch was a defense IT industry consultant and was a candidate for the United States House of Representatives for the 3rd District of Arkansas.

Our Chapter meeting will be held on Zoom. When you register for the event, we will send you the log-in information. See the registration link below.

There is no charge for the chapter meeting; however , donations are encouraged and appreciated for they support the chapter’s STEM scholarships, Veteran Affairs Program, and chapter activities.

Virtual Agenda:
*1125 – Dial in (for video) or phone in (register below to receive dial/phone instructions)
*1130 – Social/Intro; Pledge of Allegiance
*1140 – Welcome, Announcements
*1150 – Mr. Bernie Skoch – National Commissioner, Cyber Patriot
*1220 – Q&A
*1250 – Closing Remarks
*1300 – Virtual Meeting Adjourns

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Details

Date: April 7
Time: 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Organizer

Organizer Name: Steele Executive Committee Meeting