Beverly Seay, chair, Dean’s Advisory Board, has been a prominent business executive in the Central Florida modeling and simulation community for 25 years. She led the innovation of key pioneering approaches in systems engineering, modeling and simulation, and the delivery of complex, composable software and hardware systems. She has global experience in markets that include emergency and disaster management, critical infrastructure, C4ISR, and defense.
In addition to serving as chair of the UCF College of Engineering & Computer Science Dean’s Advisory Board, Seay serves on the Board of Trustees of the University of Central Florida. She is also on Georgia Tech’s College of Computing Advisory Board, the Georgia Tech Capital Campaign Steering Committee, and the University of Nebraska’s Peter Kiewit Institute Advisory Board.
Her appointments also include the Commonwealth of Virginia’s Modeling and Simulation Advisory Council, the Florida for Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology (FIRST) Executive Advisory Group, and the National Center for Collaboration in Medical Modeling Simulation. She is also a member of the Florida High Tech Corridor Council. She recently chaired the first Florida Simulation Summit.