Triple Canopy Appoints Vice President of Government Relations
Former Senior Senate Staffer Patrick Garvey Takes On New Role
RESTON, Va., June 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Triple Canopy, Inc., a global provider of mission support, security and training services, today announced that Patrick A. Garvey has been appointed vice president of government relations at the company. Garvey will direct government relations activities and support key business development initiatives for Triple Canopy.
According to Ray Randall, senior vice president of strategic initiatives at Triple Canopy, "Patrick brings more than 22 years of national security policy know-how–gained operationally with the U.S. Navy and on Capitol Hill. Triple Canopy is very pleased to have Patrick join our team. On top of his operations and policy expertise, he knows how Washington works and this will be a great asset to us."
Prior to joining Triple Canopy, Garvey served as a senior professional staff member for the Senate Foreign Relations Committee since 2003. During his tenure, he advised Committee Chairman Richard Lugar on Middle East policy and programs, including all Iraq assistance. His nearly 14 years of work in the U.S. Senate includes serving as legislative assistant to Lugar and to Senator Alfonse D'Amato.
Garvey is a Captain in the U.S. Navy. He has served in the Reserves since 1997 with duty assignments at the Pentagon, U.S. Central Command and NATO, including a mobilization for Operations Enduring Freedom and Iraqi Freedom in 2003. His active duty experience dates back to 1989 and includes a tour flying electronic reconnaissance missions with the U.S. Navy's VQ-2 squadron based out of Rota, Spain, and three years as an NROTC instructor at Duke University.
A native of New York, Garvey holds a master's degree in public policy from Duke University in North Carolina and a bachelor's degree in Economics from Villanova University in Pennsylvania.
About Triple Canopy
Triple Canopy is a leading provider of mission support, security and training services to government agencies and multinational corporations worldwide. From logistics and training to personal protection and program management, Triple Canopy offers customized, comprehensive solutions that help clients mitigate risk and sustain business continuity. Triple Canopy is ISO 9001:2008 certified and a founding signatory of the International Code of Conduct. Visit triplecanopy.com.
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