We encourage all members of the NAOC to be active in the organization. Here is a list of our current committees.
Government Affairs Committee
Victoria Kantsios, AECOM
Develop, improve and sustain government-industry partnerships through dialogue and interaction with government agencies and organizations.
Operations and Standards Committee
James Salisbury, Parsons
Advise government agencies on operations and standards issues in the areas of, personnel, safety, training, and technology as they relate to UXO work sites.
Jeff Leberfinger, PIKA, Inc.
Promote the research and development of promising technologies and the successful transfer of validated technologies for improved, safe, and cost-effective MEC detection, discrimination, and remediation solutions. Encourage synergy between government, industry, and academia to advance technologies for performing MEC-related site cleanup.
Member Services Committee
Nicole Sharkey, Weston
Show maximum value and benefits of membership to retain existing members and attract new members by providing: a) access to industry shapers, b) mechanism for promotion of industry, and c) opportunity to impact breaking industry events and information.
Small Business Committee
David Nelson, ATI, Inc.
Promote the mission, objectives and interests of the Association while advancing and assisting its small business members. Provide for the betterment of the entire membership, while focusing on small businesses, through the use of open dialogues and debates, technology exchanges, professional and teaming interaction, understanding SBA rules and assistance programs, and joint venture and mentor protégé arrangements.