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Aida Gonzalez Lopez

Ms Aida Gonzalez Lopez

Director, International Programs, NAWCTSD
Aida Gonzalez Lopez is the Program Director for International Programs (PDI) at the Naval Air Warfare Center Training Systems Division (NAWCTSD) effective November 2013. Ms Gonzalez Lopez manages training programs, systems, services, and products in support of the Defense Security Cooperation Program.  She distributes policy guidance and standardized procedures while executing Foreign Military Sales (FMS) cases for training systems and equipment sold to foreign countries, as well as assists the Navy International Program Office in coordinating foreign disclosure, export licensing, and foreign visit requests.  She oversees the execution of training system programs valued at over $1.9B for over 35 countries.  Ms Gonzalez Lopez earned her bachelor degree in engineering from Boston University in 1989.  She received her Masters of Science and Systems Management degree from the University of Denver in 1992.  She is a graduate of the Senior Executive Management Development Program and is DAWIA Level III certified in Engineering and Program Management.