Art DentManager

Art Dent serves as a Manager and Systems Engineering Technical Advisor in the customer’s Ground Enterprise Directorate (GED), Integrated Intelligence Special Program Office (I2SPO). Art is responsible for contract and technical oversight of Maritime Domain Awareness contracts for the U.S. Govt customer, supporting Agile teams in development of analytical software solutions that directly support IC, DoD, DHS, and Partners. Art received Arena’s Roosevelt Award in 2019 for outstanding service commitment and currently serves on Arena’s leadership team.

Art is a retired Naval Officer with service at-Sea, and in department head roles and Program management roles ashore while serving at the Naval Integrated Warfare System Center, San Diego, CA. Prior to retiring in 2018, he served as a Contracting Officer Technical Representative (COTR) for data distribution contracts and lead a competitive acquisition in support of future data distribution systems and the agency’s future mission architecture.

Art received a Bachelor of Business Administration from University of Phoenix and is currently pursing a Master’s in Information Systems. Art is certified in both the Scaled Agile and Amazon Web Services community.