Globe Composite Solutions is pleased to announce the addition of Rear Admiral David M. Duryea (USN retired) to our Board of Advisors. A career submarine officer, Duryea possesses more than 30 years of executive leadership and management expertise. He commanded the nuclear-powered submarine USS Florida. As commander of the Naval Undersea Warfare Center, he led 6,500 civilian personnel in 15 locations across the U.S. and overseas while overseeing a $1.6 billion budget. Duryea has been awarded the Legion of Merit, Defense Meritorious Service Medal, and various other personal, unit and campaign level awards. He is a member of the Naval Submarine League and the Military Officers of America Association.
Dave earned a B.S. in geomechanics from the University of Rochester’s School of Engineering and Applied Science and an M.A. in administrative sciences from George Washington University. He attended executive education courses at the Naval Post Graduate School, University of Virginia Darden School of Business and University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School.
Duryea is a certified Department of Defense program manager and has extensive experience working with Congress, local government, unions, law enforcement, industry, international partners, university research laboratories and federally funded research and development centers. He also served SUNY Cortland as vice president for finance and management. As the College’s chief financial officer, Duryea ensured financial solvency through development, oversight, planning and implementation of appropriate fiscal policies.