Ken Myers is a Senior Vice President of PAE’s National Security Solutions business unit. With nearly 3,000 employees, NSS is a world-wide authority in performing and training military and law enforcement personnel to counter weapons of mass destruction and improvised threats. In addition it provides full spectrum counter-terrorism support, forensic and biometric operations, analysis and comprehensive training to customers engaged in complex national security missions worldwide. For seven years, Ken was the Director of the Defense Threat Reduction Agency and US Strategic Command’s Center for Combating Weapons of Mass Destruction. Under his leadership DTRA/SCC was recognized with three Department of Defense Joint Meritorious Unit Awards for its work in responding to the nuclear disaster at Fukashima, Japan; eliminating the Libyan and Syrian chemical weapons arsenals; and numerous classified operations and development of groundbreaking technologies. Prior to his role at DTRA, Ken served for six years as a Senior Professional Staff Member on the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations and eight years on the staff of Senator Richard G. Lugar (R-IN).