Virgil Curry, Jr., President
As President of Vision Centric Inc., Virgil Curry offers more than twenty years of business management, program management and program support operations experience to VA Solutions’ customers. He has extensive experience in business development, engineering support and technical counseling, acquisition support and accounting.
Mr. Curry served as Lead Test Officer for Missile Defense Agency GMD Program Integration and test activities which included all tasks required to execute Integrated Flight-Test 6 through 9 including 4 Flight Test Executions and Re-deployments, all System Level Modeling and Simulation (M&S), Ground Tests, Pre-Missions Tests (PMT) with Hardware-in-the-Loop (HWIL), and Mission Milestone (MRR, TRR, SRR, etc.) Reviews. Performed the oversight tasks for prime contractor preparation and conduct of flight test missions. Served as the Test Integrator for all GMD flight test activities including Range Readiness Reviews and Walk-Thru and interactions with all support and participating agencies, organizations and contractors.
Mr. Curry served in the U.S. Army achieving the rank of Lieutenant Colonel. He was honored with the Defense Meritorious Service Medal, the Meritorious Service Medal, Army Accommodation Medal and the Army Achievement Medal. Mr. Curry is a graduate of Defense System Management College (DSMC) Advance Program Management Course and Level III Acquisition trained in both Test Evaluation and System Engineering R&D with additional training in Modeling and Simulation, Planning, Programming, and Budgeting System (PPBS). He holds an MBA from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock and a B.A. from the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff and Advance Program Management Diploma from DSMC of Ft. Belvoir, VA.