The National Defense Industrial Association’s New England Chapter ( has added two new members to its Board of Directors:

Retired U. S. Navy Rear Admiral J. Clarke Orzalli, now a Senior Business Development executive at Dassault Systèmes at their high technology firm’s Americas headquarters in Waltham, MA.

Jay Wynn, the founder and Managing Director of Fairmont Consulting Group LLC, a Boston-based firm which provides due diligence and strategic advisory services to clients active in aerospace, defense, government services, technology and infrastructure.

Rear Admiral Orzalli, a 1978 U.S. Naval Academy graduate, served aboard nuclear submarines and in Naval Shipyards as well as senior administrative leadership roles during his 34-year naval career.

Wynn, before forming Fairmount in 2012, was managing director of CSP Associates. He has degrees from the MIT Sloan School of Management, George Washington University’s Elliott School of International Affairs and the Georgia Institute of Technology.

“We are honored to have Rear Admiral Orzalli and Jay Wynn join the NDIA New England Chapter Board” said Chapter President Paul Serotkin. “They bring major experience sets to the Board as we continue to make the Chapter more valuable to our more than 2900 members.”

NDIA New England is the regional arm of the National Defense Industrial Association (, the nation’s leading defense industry association in providing a forum for the exchange of information between industry and government on national security issues.

For more information, contact Harry King, NDIA New England communications director, at