VP, Technical Operations
Dick Comber is Vice President of Technical Operations for KES Incorporated. In his current capacity, Dick is responsible for managing all KES revenue generating activities including the oversight of existing contracts and new business development activities. His responsibilities include short & long term growth strategies, sales, profit goal attainment, customer relationship, corporate resource allocation in support, of business development, capture management, proposal management and strategic initiatives. Additionally, Dick collaborates with the Human Resources, Contracts and Finance Departments, and actively supports all KES process improvement activities (e.g. ISO 9001 & CMMI).
Prior to his joining KES in 2011, Mr. Comber attained over 35 years of experience in supporting C4I, ASW and Modeling & Simulation system design, development, T&E, integration and installation efforts, while holding positions of Project Manager, Program Manager, Associate Director and Director for a number of companies including TASC, Inc., Northrop Grumman, Logicon, ORINCON, Advanced Telecommunications, Inc., and SYSCON Corporation.
Dick was born in San Diego, California. He attended San Diego State University (SDSU) and graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics. He remains to this day an active SDSU alumnus.