Rina Parikh, President. Rina started AASKI in 1997, providing independent consulting to commercial customers including AT&T and Lucent. She began her career as a support contractor to the Army until she joined in 1988 as an Army Civilian, where she worked until 1997. She was involved in advanced technology demonstrations for digitization of the battlefield in support of Task Force XXI. She provided numerous high level presentations and demonstrations to senior Army officers at Ft. Gordon and at Ft. Hood. More recently, she has been involved in the initiation of the Synchronized Pre-Deployment Operations Tracker (SPOT) program, which is now a DoD standard for tracking personnel deployed OCONUS. She has performed as the Phase V RESET lead for PEO C3T. Rina holds a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from Rutgers University, and a M.B.A. in Contracts Management from Fairleigh Dickinson University.