Dr. Brian Mar is an Emeritus Professor of the University of Washington. Prior to his retirement, he was at the University of Washington for over 30 years and was a Professor of Civil and Systems Engineering. The Boeing Company employed him for 10 years prior to his joining the University of Washington. He holds a Ph.D. in Chemical/Nuclear Engineering as well as several degrees in Civil and Chemical Engineering and has served on International and National councils and advisory boards. He is a member of Phi Beta Kappa and Tau Beta Pi Honor Societies. Currently he is mentoring the development of a web based MS Systems engineering program at Portland State University. He is one of the founders, a Past President and a Fellow of INCOSE. He has published several books and over 100 papers.