Chairman of the Board, VITA
Ray Alderman served as executive director at VITA from 1998 to 2013. He now chairs the VITA board of directors. VITA is the first standards setting organization to implement ex ante. Prior to VITA, Alderman served as CEO of PEP Modular Computers, the technical director of VITA, and as a partner in two startup organizations that built computer systems for communications, military, industrial controls, transportation, and medical applications.