Charlie Hamilton is a Vice President at Booz Allen Hamilton, where he provides a broad range of strategic, acquisition, management, technical, logistics, and training support to international security assistance programs, as well as U.S. Navy, U.S. Air Force and U.S. Coast Guard (USCG/Department of Homeland Security) programs. Prior to joining Booz Allen Hamilton, he acquired over 13 years of Program Manager and Program Executive Officer experience in Navy shipbuilding. Hamilton is a proven financial manager and strategic planner with demonstrated performance in design, development, source selection, contracting, production, fleet introduction, and life cycle management. Hamilton retired from the U.S. Navy as a Rear Admiral after 33 years of service. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Zoology from Duke University, a Master of Arts in National Security Affairs from Naval Postgraduate School at Monterey, California, and a Master of Science in National Security Strategy from National War College at Washington, D.C.