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This profile was last updated on 11/27/12  and contains information from public web pages and contributions from the ZoomInfo community.

Vice President

Test Engineering Group
 
Background

Employment History

Board Memberships and Affiliations

Education

  • M.S. , Systems Acquisition Management
    Naval Post Graduate School
  • U.S. Naval Academy
  • US Naval Academy
  • MS , Systems Acquisition Management
    Naval Post Graduate School
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Web References
SENTEL Corporation - Engineering Services, Test and Evaluation, Chemical / Biological Detection Systems, Software
www.sentel.com, 27 Nov 2012 [cached]
Chris Gates
Vice President, Test Engineering Group
Chris Gates is SENTEL's Vice President for the Test Engineering Group, which represents an estimated 45 percent of total company revenues. The technical focus of the group spans test and evaluation (joint, developmental, and independent), systems acquisition, comparative test support, electronic warfare system reprogramming, and classified networks. The various divisions in this group support customers at nine locations.
A graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy, Mr. Gates held operational positions of increasing responsibility as a carrier aviator, culminating as a Commanding Officer of a carrier-based light attack squadron.
Mr. Gates earned an M.S. in Systems Acquisition Management from the Naval Post Graduate School then served as Director of Flight Operations for a Naval Plant Representative's Office charged with monitoring and accepting aircraft at a manufacturer's plant. Later in his Naval career, Mr. Gates was assigned to the Naval Air Systems Command in Washington, D.C., as the Deputy Director for the Product Integrity Division. He was then selected as the Division Director of the Air Warfare Analysis Division.
Mr. Gates continues his role as Program Manager for the Federal Aviation Administration's (FAA's) Office of Safety Support and Independent Assessment (SSIA) contract, a program he has led and expanded since 1994.
Mr. Gates is Co-chair of SENTEL's Ethics and Compliance Committee and also serves as a liaison for SENTEL employees on all ethics matters.
SENTEL Corporation
www.sentel.com, 20 Dec 2007 [cached]
Chris GatesVice President, Test Engineering Group
Chris Gates was recently promoted to Vice President, Test Engineering Group, which represents an estimated 45% of total company revenues.The technical focus of the group spans test and evaluation (joint, developmental and independent), systems acquisition, comparative test support, electronic warfare system reprogramming and classified networks.The various divisions in this group, support customers at nine locations.
A graduate of the US Naval Academy, Mr. Gates held operational positions of increased responsibility as a Carrier Aviator through Commanding Officer assigned to Light Attack Squadrons to Commander of a Carrier- based Light Attack Squadron.
The sub-specialty portion of his career started with Naval Post Graduate School, where he earned an MS in Systems Acquisition Management.Mr. Gates was then Director of Flight Operations for the LTV Plant manufacturing the A-7 Corsair II.For his final tours, Chris was assigned to the Naval Air Systems Command in Washington, DC, as the Deputy Director for the Product Integrity Division and was then selected as the Division Director of the Air Warfare Analysis Division, before his retirement.
Mr. Gates continues his role as Program Manager for the Federal Aviation Administration's (FAA) Office of Independent Operational Test and Evaluation (IOT&E) contract, a program he has led and expanded since1994.
SENTEL Corporation - Engineering Services, Test and Evaluation, Chemical / Biological Detection Systems, Software
www.sentel.com, 6 Oct 2009 [cached]
SENTEL Vice President and FAA eFAST point of contact, Chris Gates stated, "eFAST allows a government agency to rapidly award high priority work to SENTEL and offers our customers with an expeditious contracting option where it is appropriate.
SENTEL Corporation
www.sentel.com, 20 Dec 2007 [cached]
Contact: Chris Gates(703) 739-0084Email:cgates@sentel.com
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Contact: Chris Gates(703) 739-0084Email:cgates@sentel.com
SBS Youth Orchestra Studio Record 26FEB05
www.sbsyo.org.au, 26 Mar 2006 [cached]
Chris Gates
TECHNICAL DIRECTOR
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