MITRE CEO Al Grasso Named to 2016 Washington 100 for Federal R&D Center LeadershipFebruary 2016
For the third time, MITRE President and CEO Al Grasso has been named to the 2016 Washington 100, which is sponsored through Executive Mosaic’s annual selection of influential leaders in the government contracting arena. The 30-year MITRE veteran is in charge of operations at federally funded research and development centers that the nonprofit science and technology organization helps manage. MITRE has been recognized by Computerworld, Aviation Week and Fortune Magazine for its workplace environment during his tenure as CEO. He is also a special adviser to the U.S. Strategic Command’s strategic advisory group as well as serves on the Defense Science Board, the Stevens Institute Systems Engineering Research Center Advisory Board and the Northern Virginia Technology Council.
The Washington 100 is the premier group of private and public sector leaders selected by Executive Mosaic's organizational and editorial leadership as the most influential voices in the government-contracting sector. These leaders are recognized for their push to drive vision, innovation and achievement on behalf of American citizens. Founded in 2002, Executive Mosaic is a leadership organization and media company. It provides its members an opportunity to learn from peer business executives and government thought leaders, while providing an interactive forum to develop key business and partnering relationships.