Daniel Ra

As an executive and co-founder of Red Alpha, Mr. Ra leads the Executive Management Team as CEO. In this role, he is also responsible for business development.

For almost 15 years, Mr.Ra has engineered software solutions for the IC as a Software Engineer with experience designing visual analytics capabilities.  

Mr. Ra has a BS in Computer Science from the University of Maryland at College Park.  

Mr. Ra has been fascinated by what's possible when dedicated individuals are brought together toward the same goal.  The rewards of pushing without fear toward a difficult goal in the company of equally motivated partners keeps him fresh and ready for the next challenge.


James Damaska

Mr. Damaska serves as Chief Operations Officer as co-founder of Red Alpha. As COO, Mr. Damaska is dedicated to the success of Red Alpha’s members and their mission.  

He holds a MS in Computer Science from Johns Hopkins University with a focus in Distributed Systems and a BS in Computer Science from UMBC.  Mr. Damaska is very passionate about the applications of new technologies in both the commercial and private sectors.

In his spare time, he can be found participating in many activities both physical and mental. He loves reading and catching up on the latest and greatest upcoming technologies.


Dennis Park

As Chief Technology Officer and co-founder of Red Alpha, Mr. Park keeps an open mind and a certain objectivity when steering the company’s technological direction.  

Many years of intense development work and systems architecture engineering has tempered him to be a pragmatist and an avid proponent of simplicity for the sake of delivering elegant and cost-effective solutions.

Mr. Park holds a Masters degree in Computer Science from The Johns Hopkins University and a Bachelor’s degree in Decision and Information Technologies from the University of Maryland at College Park.


Kenneth Adams

Mr. Adams serves as the Corporate Strategy Manager for Red Alpha. In this role, Mr. Adams assists with business development and is dedicated to the support of the success of Red Alpha’s employees and their mission.  

He is a results-oriented professional with diversified experience with over 21 years of experience working within the IC, with the last 14 years specifically managing IC programs for various organizations.

Mr. Adams is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP) through the Project Management Institute.


Gail Dandridge

As the FSO of Red Alpha, Mrs. Dandridge oversees all of our security related activities.  She brings a wealth of security knowledge and experience to Red Alpha.