Sal is a registered professional engineer and leads efforts across a spectrum of client services, including program management, military mission analysis, strategic and master planning, economic analysis, public-private partnerships, and public process facilitation. Prior to joining Matrix, Sal served for nearly 24 years in the United States Air Force, finishing his career as the Installation Commander for Eglin AFB. Sal earned his bachelors of science in civil engineering from the University of Delaware in 1988. He went on to earn five masters degrees, with extensive studies in Public Administration, Engineering, Organizational Management, and National Security Strategy. As a voluntary, Sal serves as the Society of American Military Engineers National President, as a board member for the United Way of Okaloosa and Walton County, as co-chair of a national committee for the Association of Defense Communities, as mentor to the Niceville Youth Advisory Council, and as the Mayor Pro Tem (and Councilman) for the City of Niceville, Florida.