Director, NGA Support Team U.S European Command NGA- National Geospatial Intelligence Agency
Mr. George "Skip" Krakie serves as Director, NGA
Support Team United States European Command (USEUCOM) and
geospatial-intelligence (GEOINT) functional manger. In this role he leads a
diverse team of civilian and military analysts, staff personnel and contractors
in providing the full range of NGA's GEOINT products and services to the
Prior to this assignment, Mr. Krakie served as the
Director of Commonwealth Integration in the Office of the Undersecretarv of
Defense for Intelligence where he led efforts to improved integration of the
Five-Eyes Defense Intelligence Enterprise. Previous NGA assignments include:
the Director of Plans & Business Operations for the Analysis Directorate:
Portfolio Lead for the Analytic Capabilities: and Deputy Chief of the NGA
Support Team at the State Department. In 2013, Mr. Krakie deployed in support
of the International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) CJ2. Afghanistan to work
ISR Processmg, Exploitation & Dissemination issues.
Before joining NGA, Mr. Krakie served 25 vears in the
U.S. Air Force as an intelligence officer.
His assignments included Chief of the Intelligence
Analysis Division at the Air Force Intelligence
Analysis Agency; Acting Deputy Director of
Intelligence (J2) at U.S. Joint Forces Command; Commander of the 601h Air
Intelligence Squadron in the Republic of Korea: and Military Assistant to the
NGA Director. Mr. Krakie is a graduate of the U.S. Air Force Weapons School
and, as a National Defense Fellow, served as a Legislative Assistant in the House
Mr. Krakie earned a Bachelor's of Arts degree in
Political Science and International Relations
IAith honors from Boston University; a Master of
Science in Aeronautical Science from Embry—Riddle University; and IVIastcr of
Science in National Security Strategy from National War College.
Skip and his wife Loretta live in Stuttgart. Germany
and have six children: Captain Cathryn
Krakie (USAF), Second Lieutenant Stephen Krakie
(USA), Andrew, Megan. EmiliAni and Kevin.
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