David D. Moran
President, Technology International Partnerships, LLC Professor, Adjunct, West Virginia University
David Moran is an adjunct professor at West Virginia University, teaching a graduate course in camelid physiology and husbandry. He is concurrently a professor at George Washington University and a retired full professor from the U.S. Naval Academy. Moran has served as president of the U.S. National Technology Transfer Center, the David Taylor Institute, Technology Partnerships International and Crimson Shamrock, LLC. He is a founder of the North American Alpaca Federation and also founded and served as the president of the West Virginia Alpaca Organization, chairman of the AOBA Marketing Committee, treasurer of the Suri Network and treasurer of the Mid-Atlantic Alpaca Association. He received his B.S. and M.S. degrees from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and his Ph.D. at the University of Iowa in hydrodynamics and mathematics. He is also a graduate of the Federal Executive Institute and the JFK School at Harvard University. He is a former director of industrial outreach for advanced technology for the Office of Naval Research.