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Welcome to the Delaware Valley Chapter of the National Defense Industrial Association (NDIA). Our chapter consists of approximately 1300 members representing leading organizations in the greater Philadelphia region that support the defense industrial base.

The chapter is committed to support the programs and activities of NDIA, provide a means for liaison with local government agencies and personnel, and encourage and facilitate the development of the national defense industrial base within the region. Our programs foster the exchange of information between industry and government with particular reference to national security.



Membership benefits include:

  • strengthening professional relationships with government and industry buyers
  • gaining first-hand knowledge of policy and trends and how it affects your company
  • networking opportunities at events and conferences with local businesses involved in the defense industry
  • touring local military installations and plants

Want to become a member? Individual Membership Application


Chapter Newsletter

NDIA Delaware Valley Chapter Newsletters will now be posted as PDF files that you may download and read directly on your computer.

August 2015
December 2014  June 2014  January 2014
July 2013  
December 2012  May 2012
November 2011   May 2011   January 2011  
October 2010   April 2010
October 2009    July 2009    April 2009    February 2009
January 2008    July 2008    May 2008
October 2007    June 2007    August 2007    April 2007    March 2007    February 2007   



Delaware Valley Chapter Board of Directors

President: Mr. Juan R. Peñalver, Lockheed Martin Mission Systems and Training (MST), Moorestown, NJ
1st Vice President:Mr. Brian Gocial, Esq., Blank Rome, LLP., Philadelphia, PA
2nd Vice President: Joe Welsh, Collegiate Consortium
Publicity: C. Randy Reeves, Life Cycle Engineering
Secretary/Treasurer: Mr. Josef N. Grossmann, Lockheed Martin MST, Moorestown, NJ

Mr. Robert Coates, L-3 SPD Electrical Systems, Philadelphia, PA
Mr. Larry Fanning, Day & Zimmermann, Philadelphia, PA
Ms. Rachel Carson, Helicopter Tech, King of Prussia, PA
Mr. Alan J. Criswell, American Competitive Institute, Philadelphia, PA
Mr. Anthony DeMarco, PRICE Systems, Mt. Laurel, NJ
Mr. James A. Donahue, Strategic Management Consulting, Richboro, PA
Mr. Joe Hare, Rhoads Industries, Inc., Huntington Valley, PA
Mr. Thomas Harris, Valley Forge Scientific, Philadelphia, PA
Ms. Jane Lowenstein, JanBara Associates, Conshohocken, PA
Mr. Jerry Lucarella, The Boeing Company - Rotorcraft Systems, Philadelphia, PA
Mr. Mark G. Mortenson, General Resonance, North East, MD.
Mr. John J. Mulhern, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Mr. Daniel J. Rhoads, Jr., Rhoads Industries, Inc., Huntingdon Valley, PA
Mr. Thomas U. Seigenthaler, RADM, USN (Ret.), NDI Engineering Company, Thorofare, NJ
Mr. William Swahl, Colony Consulting, Woolwich Township, NJ
Mr. Francis M. Walton, NDI Engineering Company, Thorofare, NJ
Mr. Paul Welsh, Analytical Graphics, Inc., Exton, PA
Mr. Joe Welsh, Collegiate Consortium, Philadelphia, PA
Mr. Bill Eckerle, EHS Technologies, Moorestown, NJ
Mr. Randy Reeves, Life Cycle Engineering, Philadelphia, PA
Mr. David Parry, Techline Technologies, Inc., Willow Grove, PA
Mr. Henry Leipert, SCICAST International, Inc., Bechtelsville, PA
Mr. Paul Gray, TRIMAN Industries, Inc., West Berlin, NJ
Mr. Miguel Hughes, Winthorpe Group, Philadelphia, PA
Mr. Paul Trenholm, Derbyshire Machine & Tool, Philadelphia, PA
Mr. Sam Thevanayagam, Parts For Life, Inc., Cinnaminson, NJ

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