Kevin Lange is the founder and chief operations officer of Trusted Knowledge Options Inc. (TKO), a small consulting firm providing IT and acquisition support to the US intelligence and defense communities. At TKO, Kevin leads a team of technology experts who work to provide critical expertise in satellite and airborne geospatial data management and systems integration to major US government IT programs. This work has recently extended to helping government clients identify and act upon emerging technologies that have the potential to dramatically advance the state of their geospatial intelligence research and development programs.
Kevin is currently looking ahead for opportunities to combine his systems engineering expertise with a continuing interest in environmental history and policy. He has an MS in Systems Management from Denver University and an MA in History from George Mason University, and was recently enrolled in Environmental Policy studies at American University. He is currently working with his government clients to better understand and model food, energy, water, and population systems and interactions to better anticipate humanitarian crises and regional conflict.