Don Chiarella is an author, adjunct professor, civil servant, and Chiarella Consulting CEO. He graduated from American University in 1988 with a MSTM degree in Technology Management. PhD is in MIS from Kennedy Western University (2001). BA degrees are Urban Planning / IFSM from University of Maryland (1979) and Organizational Management from Ashford University (2009) suma cum laude. He holds certifications in Urban Planning (Univ MD), Govt Contracts (GWU), Computer Security Mgt (CISM), Data Mgt (CDMP), ITS Project Mgt. & Systems (Univ MD), Homeland Security (NPS), and Emergency Management (FEMA). He also attended Naval Post Grad School, NDU, DODCI, St. Mary's College, Air Force Academy and won a college baseball PIC championship. He has managed programs and projects. Started as COBOL programmer & DBA for US Navy Medical. He is a humble USAF veteran. He was 2005 Employee of the Year. He has been in Marquis Who's Who since 1997. He lives in Elkridge, Maryland. Please buy a book.