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Rear Admiral Frank Thorp IV, USN (Ret.)

President & CEO

Rear Admiral Frank Thorp, USN (Ret.), is a 1981 graduate of the United States Naval Academy. He began his career as a Surface Warfare Officer and transferred to Navy Public Affairs in 1986. He served as the Public Affairs Officer for the Chief of Naval Personnel, the Chief of Naval Operations and the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. He also served as Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense (Joint Communication) and as the Navy’s Chief of Information (CHINFO).

Following his Navy career, he was Vice President for Communications and Government Operations for AM General and Senior Vice President of Marketing and Communications for the USO and is a principal in Quattro Communications Inc.