The Way Forward
Brian Hughitt National Aeronautics and Space Administration Office of Safety and Mission Assurance Telephone: (202) 358-1572 Email: email@example.com
Brian Hughitt will be stepping back from the detailed workshop discussions to provide an overarching thirty thousand foot view of where we are in the global fight against counterfeiting: how we got here, where we are, and a strategic vision of what still needs to be done to effectively defeat the counterfeiting perpetrators.
Brian Hughitt serves as the Manager of Quality Assurance for NASA’s Office of Safety and Mission Assurance. Brian is responsible for Quality Program policy and requirements; chairs NASA’s Quality Leadership Forum and Joint Audit Planning Committee; and manages the Agency’s Supplier Assessment System.
Prior to joining NASA in January 2004, Brian served over 20 years in various Government and industry Quality Assurance capacities, including: Inspection Department Supervisor for Corning Glass Works; Quality Assurance Group Leader for Newport News Shipbuilding; Quality Assurance & Submarine Safety Branch Head for Naval Sea Systems Command; and Material Control Manager for NAVSEA’s Quality Programs Office. During his time at NAVSEA, Brian co-authored the Navy’s Material Control Standard and chaired the Navy’s Supplier Audit Program.
Brian earned a Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry from the University of Virginia and is a graduate of George Washington University’s Executive Development Program.
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