HUNTSVILLE, Ala., May 17, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Intergraph Government Solutions (IGS) has added David R. Shedd to the company's board of directors. Shedd joins existing board members Ralph Basham, Joseph Fehrenbach and chairman Lt. Gen. (Ret.) Michael D. Maples.
Prior to this appointment, Shedd dedicated nearly 33 years to the U.S. intelligence and national security communities. At his retirement in 2015, he held the office of acting director of the Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA). Prior to that, he served as deputy director of the DIA as well as deputy director for policy, plans and requirements in the Office of the Director of National Intelligence.
"We are delighted to welcome David to the board of directors," said Maples. "His exceptional background in the intelligence community and his insights will be invaluable as IGS looks forward to continued growth."
Shedd's body of work complements the backgrounds of existing IGS board members. Maples leverages over 37 years of military experience and previously served as director of DIA. During his 38-year career in federal law enforcement, Basham served as the commissioner of U.S. Customs and Border Protection, as the director of the U.S. Secret Service and in several senior leadership positions in the Department of Homeland Security.
Shedd also brings experience from postings in senior management positions at the Central Intelligence Agency, the National Security Council and the U.S. embassies in Costa Rica and Mexico. He holds a Bachelor's degree from Geneva College and a Master's degree from Georgetown University's School of Foreign Service.
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