Ross T. Guieb

Executive Director George H.W. Bush Combat Development Complex

Ross Guieb is the Executive Director for the George H.W. Bush Combat Development Complex at the Texas A&M University System RELLIS Campus in Bryan, Texas. He is a husband, Aggie Dad, and a “Soldier for Life.”
As Executive Director, he provides oversight of a more than $200M combined investment from the Texas A&M University System, State of Texas, and Army Futures Command to establish a unique ecosystem of
state-of-the-art facilities, researchers, staff and faculty organized and focused on accelerating specific Department of Defense research priorities from the lab to the field. This includes developing strategic partnerships across DoD, academia, and the defense industrial base.  A decorated combat Veteran, Ross retired as a Colonel with 29 years of service in the U.S. Army in 2020.
His background of service in executive-level roles in both the Pentagon and the establishment of Army Futures Command provides the Texas A&M University System tremendous insight on how to best support national security research priorities. Ross holds a Bachelor of Arts in International Relations from the University of California, a Masters of Arts in Business and Organizational Security Management from Websters University, a Masters of
Science in Adult Education from Kansas State University and a Masters of Science in National Security Policy and Resource Strategy from the Eisenhower School. He is also a graduate of the FBI Academy and received professional certification from the University of St Andrews (Scotland) Centre for the Study of Terrorism.
Ross is married and is the proud father of three sons, two are currently on ROTC scholarship with the Corps of Cadets at Texas A&M University.

12:00 - 12:30

April 29th Conference Day Two

Executive Panel: The Base of the Future

Panel : The Base of the Future

What intelligent infrastructure will be required to support the military base of the future? How will we ensure resiliency, security and compliance ?

Alex Goldberg,  Joint Innovation Officer, Defense Innovation Unit & DARPA Fellow

Brigadier General (ret.) Robert Spalding  

Ross Guieb,  Executive Director, Bush Combat Development Complex, Texas A&M University



Patricia Baumhart, VP Business Development, National Security Corporation