Dorothy Cenkner Wicker helped to break the glass ceiling for women in science. She joined Naval Training Equipment Center, where she produced several patents and publications in visual simulation. and was recruited by General Dynamics (later Lockheed Martin) to lead F-22 Engineering Simulator development. She represented GD as a simulator consultant on a foreign assignment and retired from Lockheed Martin as F-35 Risk Manager for Global Sustainment design with more than 30 publications to her credit.
Trustee Joel Patterson is the founder and executive producer of Letter 10 Productions. As the former executive producer of History Channel’s Pawn Stars and the creator of History’s Counting Cars, Patterson has also produced shows for CBS News, MSNBC, A&E, IFC, and Discovery.