Bryan Davis, Vice President of Government Affairs and Community Engagement for SupplyCore Inc., has been elected to serve as the President of the National Defense Industrial Association (NDIA), Great Lakes Chapter, which includes Wisconsin and Illinois.

For 100 years, NDIA, based in Washington D.C., has provided a platform through which leaders in government, industry, and academia can collaborate and provide solutions to advance the national security and defense needs of the nation. NDIA works to strengthen the government-industry partnership through dialogue, education, and interaction with Congress and Executive agencies. The Great Lakes Chapter membership comprises of 230 organizations and 900 individuals from throughout Northern Illinois, Chicago, and Wisconsin.

“I am honored to be given the opportunity to lead this award-winning chapter in our region,” said Davis. “I look forward to working with my fellow board of directors and our dynamic membership to help improve acquisition policies in Defense Department procurement while bringing more opportunities to companies serving the warfighters and our national security interests.”

Davis served in the Office of Congressman Donald Manzullo for twenty years before becoming the Vice President of Government Affairs and Community Engagement at SupplyCore in 2013.  He is the primary coordinator for SupplyCore’s congressional policy activities with special emphasis on issues related to US federal acquisition policy.  Davis is also active in other industry associations including the Coalition for Government Procurement (CGP), the Mid-Tier Advocacy (MTA) and the Association of the U.S. Army (AUSA).

About NDIA

The National Defense Industrial Association (NDIA) is America’s leading defense industry association promoting national security. NDIA provides a legal and ethical forum for the exchange of information between industry and government on national security issues. NDIA and its members foster the development of the most innovative and superior equipment, training, and support for warfighters and first responders through its divisions, local chapters, affiliated associations, and events. For more information, visit www.ndia.org.