Ron Cole Senior Technical Advisor, Riverside Research NSA  

Ron Cole


Senior Technical Advisor, Riverside Research

NSA

 

Ron finished a 50-year career with the US Intelligence Community in May 2013. Ron received the Civilian Defense Meritorious Award upon leaving the National Security Agency  (NSA) to begin working with Scitor Corporation as a systems engineer technical advisor to the NSA and the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) on system development and data processing. Ron left Scitor to go to work for Riverside Research as a senior advisor for five years to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency on technology developments for mission execution and then moved back to support the NRO on policy and management issues. He received the NRO Gold Medal upon his retirement.