Dr. David A. Cook is Professor of Computer Science at SFASU. Prior to this, he was Senior Research Scientist and Principal Member of the Technical Staff at Aegis Technologies, supporting the USAF Airborne Laser Program. Dr. Cook has 35+ years experience in software development and software consulting. He was associate professor and department research director at USAF Academy, and deputy department head of Software Professional Development Program at the Air Force Institute of Technology. He is currently an ABET Commissioner, ABET Team Chair, current president of the ACM’s Special Interest Group on Ada (SIGAda), and past president for the Society for Computer Simulation, International (SCS).