Department of Extended Studies

Exceptional Leader in Logistics Management – Brig. Gen.  Kristin French

Exceptional Leader in Logistics Management – Brig. Gen. Kristin French

A graduate of our M.S. Logistics Management degree program, Brig. Gen. Kristin K. French, assumed the duties of commanding general of the Joint Munitions and Lethality Life Cycle Management Command and Joint Munitions Command (JM&L LCMC) [...]

Exceptional Leader in Acquisition and Contract Management: Lisa Salvador

Exceptional Leader in Acquisition and Contract Management: Lisa Salvador

A graduate of the MBA program, Lisa Salvador, has been named the National Director of the 2014-2015 national board of directors for the Accounting & Financial Women’s Alliance (AFWA). AFWA is a national organization that has dedicated [...]

Exceptional Leader in Project Management: Candy Chesser

Exceptional Leader in Project Management: Candy Chesser

Candace Chesser, a graduate of the M.S. Project Management program, has been promoted to program manager for the Air Combat Electronics Program Office (PMA 209) at the Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR). In her new role [...]

Christmas Charities Year-Round Support!

Christmas Charities Year-Round Support!

The staff and students of Florida Tech Huntsville Site are involved in supporting a local charity, Christmas Charities Year-Round, to provide local help to in-need families. The charity collects and distributes food, clothing, and supplies to [...]

Logistics Management Capstone Project is What you Make of It

Logistics Management Capstone Project is What you Make of It

By Jeffrey L. Downing, Logistics Management 14′ The Master of Science in Logistics Management Capstone Course (MGT 5903) is the type of course that truly is what you make of it.  For our team of three [...]

Exceptional Leader in Acquisition and Contract Management: Diane M. Balderson

Exceptional Leader in Acquisition and Contract Management: Diane M. Balderson

Florida Tech alumna, Diane M. Balderson, has been named the vice president for contracts and pricing at Northrop Grumman Corporation. She will be overseeing companywide contracts and pricing policy and is responsible for contract risk review. [...]

Alumni Spotlight: G. Newton, Deputy Commander at NAVAIR

Alumni Spotlight: G. Newton, Deputy Commander at NAVAIR

Graduate of our M.S. Management program at our National Capital Region site, Gary R. Newton is has risen the ranks to become the Deputy Commander and senior civilian at Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR). NAVAIR  provides support for [...]

The Human Element in Technology

The Human Element in Technology

      By Eric Masten – Graduate Student  in Technology Management at Florida Tech Extended Studies/ Eglin AFB Florida   As we know technology is quickly shaping the way that we do everything in our [...]

Logistics Management: A life-raft in a complex ocean

Logistics Management: A life-raft in a complex ocean

By Wayne Baugh, Management-Logistics Concentration M.S. ’08. After gaining my master’s degree in management with a concentration in logistics from Florida Tech Hampton Roads, I was able to execute more complex logistical missions with little to [...]

Humanware & Technology Management

Humanware & Technology Management

  On Mission at Eglin Air Force Base, Florida – High-Tech with a Human Touch We are ‘On Mission’ to continue our trajectory to impact our worlds. The Eglin, Extended Studies, Florida Tech Site begins classes [...]