Dulles, VA – May 16, 2014 – Rhonda Eldridge, Director of Engineering at Technica, is one of one of eleven citizen members from across the state named to the Virginia Cyber Security Commission by Governor Terry McAuliffe. Technica Corporation is a leader in Systems Engineering, Software Development, Information Assurance and Product Solutions for the Federal Government. “We are extremely proud that Rhonda was picked to be on the team for this important endeavor,” said Technica’s President and Chief Executive Officer, Miguel Collado. “With over 20 years of experience, 17 with Technica, she will bring invaluable industry insight and engineering expertise to the commission. We stand behind the governor’s efforts to make Virginia a leader in cyber security.”
“This group of experts, industry leaders, and administration officials will work together to identify ways in which the public and private sector can work together to bolster Virginia’s cyber security industry so we can expand Virginia’s economic footprint in cyber technology and protect the Commonwealth from cyber threats,” said Governor McAuliffe. “The Commission will also explore opportunities to advance education in key STEM sectors that will support a workforce pipeline to prepare Virginia students for jobs in industries of the 21st Century including cyber security.” For more information about the Virginia Cyber Security Commission, visit the state website at: https://governor.virginia.gov/news/newsarticle?articleId=4817
As Director of Engineering, Rhonda Eldridge leads Technica Corporation’s technical management team, as well as the company’s software development, information assurance, systems engineering, cloud, and research and development teams. Ms. Eldridge holds a Post Master’s Certificate in Telecommunications, a M.S. in Electrical Engineering, Electromagnetics and Communications, and a B.S. in Electrical Engineering.
About Technica Corporation
Technica Corporation, founded in 1991, provides professional services, products, and innovative technology solutions to Defense, Intelligence, Law Enforcement, and civilian agencies. The company specializes in network operations and infrastructure; cyber defense and security; government application integration; product research and development; systems engineering and training; and product deployment planning, and support. Technica is a veteran and minority-owned small disadvantaged business. For more information, please visit: www.technicacorp.com.