From 2016 to present, Kent Gritton has been the LVC for
Training (LVCT) Team Lead for NAWCTSD developing and implementing
the NAVAIR LVCT strategy. As the LVCT Team Lead, he is
overseeing the execution of 14 lines of effort designed to accelerate LVC
capabilities, focus LVC as an enterprise effort, and to shift the LVC training
focus from a platform-centric to a mission-centric approach. Directly related
to his current role, he created and directed a three year (2015-2017) LVC
Special Event at I/ITSEC called Operation Blended Warrior which was conducted
to find ways to improve the set up and operation of LVC environments.
Kent enjoyed a 28 year career in the Navy achieving the rank
of Captain and flying over 3500 flight hours the EA-3B Skywarrior, EP-3E Orion,
and P-3 Special Mission aircraft.