Mark Bitterman is President of MEB Strategic Advisors, LLC. He has over 30 years of experience on Capitol Hill, at The Pentagon and in aerospace industry. Previously, Bitterman was Vice President for Government Affairs and Communications for United Launch Alliance, a post he assumed after two decades as Senior Vice President for Government Relations at Orbital Sciences Corporation. He also served nine years in the U.S. Navy Reserve as an intelligence officer focused on anti-terrorism and Third World threats. Bitterman holds a Bachelor's of Science Degree in International Politics from Rutgers University and a Master's Degree in International Affairs from Columbia University.