RICHMOND, VA – August 2, 2012
John Kenney, TRAX International Vice President and General Manager of TRAX LLC, has been appointed Chairman of the Governor’s Modeling and Simulation Advisory Council. Mr. Kenney stated he is “excited to receive the honor of being elected Chairman of Council, and I’m looking forward to the opportunity to represent modeling and simulation and TRAX during my term.”
During his two year term as Chairman, Mr. Kenney will collaborate with the 13 Council members, including Virginia legislators, industry-involved citizens, and appointed representatives. The Council advises Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell on policy and funding as well as opportunities to promote the modeling and simulation industry in the Commonwealth. Mr. Kenny works closely with Jim Duffey, Virginia Secretary of Technology, and Karen Jackson, Deputy Secretary of Technology to promote modeling and simulation in Virginia.