Dr. Ignatius B. (Nate) Perry Sr

Chair of IT and Computer Sciences/Faculty member


Dr. Ignatius B. (Nate) Perry Sr is a retired United States Marine after serving 22 ½ years of honorable service in the Marine Corps. Dr. Perry has held multiple leadership positions in the U.S. Marines and in Industry, as Manager, Director, and Operation Officer of a multi- million Dollar Company. He is currently Chief Executive Officer for Core Mission Solutions, Inc., a small Federal Government Intelligence contracting company in Washington, D.C. Dr. Perry has been working in the Acquisition and Contracting field for 16 plus years and has held positions as Senior Capture Manager, Business Development Manager, Operations Officer, Deputy Program Manger and Program Manager.

While in the military Dr. Perry was a Communications instructor and he had a long career working in the communications field as well. The military has since broken down the communications field into Information Technology, Radio/ Satellite communications, and Intelligence/ Cyber security.

Dr. Perry has been in the communications field and teaching Information Technology for some almost 36 years or more. Dr. Perry has been an Adjunct Professor at the University of the Potomac since 2013. Dr. Perry currently holds an Associate’s Degree in Business Administration, a Bachelor’s of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in Acquisition and Contract Management, he also holds a Master of Business Administration with a concentration in Acquisition and Contract Management from Strayer University. Dr. Perry also holds a Doctorate in Business Administration with a concentration in Global Business and Leadership from California InterContinental University as well as a Master’s of Science in Information Technology with a concentration in Cyber Security form the University of the Potomac.