Scott Robison-LTC(R), US Army
Scott is a Special Forces veteran, with 22+ years on active duty in the US Army where he developed comprehensive expertise in the evaluation of technologies for the armed services that was informed by his wide-ranging knowledge in counterterrorism, counterinsurgency, unconventional warfare, foreign and domestic weapons, testing and fielding specialized technical weapons and equipment for force protection, and personnel recovery.
Mr. Robison’s last assignment on active duty was as the Director of a Special Weapons Testing Task Force at Operational Test Command (OTC) at Ft. Hood TX where, for nearly eight years between 2004-2011, he oversaw the test and evaluation of six Acquisition Category (ACAT) I programs and 300+ ACAT II and III programs and rapid fielding initiatives, while designing and implementing OTC’s Rapid Acquisition Initiative (RAI) test methodology. Scott is also a graduate of all Defense Acquisitions University Level II courses in in Contracting, Program Management and Test and Evaluation.
Scott’s extensive background in managing teams and programs to evaluate emerging technology in both the military and commercial business, combined with his success as a business consultant and advisor ensure he is regularly sought out by companies looking to strengthen their market presence within both Federal and Commercial markets.
In addition to his service in Special Forces, Scott served as Joint Task Force Team Leader for JTF Full Accounting in Vietnam and led a Joint Team supporting JTF 6, DEA and Federal police conducting counter drug operations. During his combat tour in Iraq, Scott served with US Army Asymmetric Warfare supporting Counter Terrorism operations in Northern Iraq. As the Chief of Contingency Contracting for I Corp he executed over $30 million in contracts and procurements for MND North and was the team lead for the Forward Operational Assessment for MND North.
Scott was commissioned and received an Associates of Arts degree in 1988 through the early commissioning program at New Mexico Military Institute (NMMI) where he graduated as a Distinguished Military Student. He then went on to earn a Bachelor of Arts degree at the University of Colorado in 1992 before reporting for active duty as an Infantry Officer in the 25th Infantry Division in Hawaii.
Currently, Scott serves as the Founder/Owner Cadet Holdings LLC Consulting and the Chief Strategy Officer for Protective Shields, LLC. Also, Mr. Robison is a strategic advisor to the Executive Board of Peak NanoSystems, serves on the board of Makamer Solutions, and heads up the Defense Industry Investment Portfolio for
CrowdPoint. Scott is also a member of the Advisory Board to M42.AI. Owner of Robison Ranch and in 2016 he established Camp Cowboy, a 501 (3)C non-profit charity organization, for veterans and first responders utilizing equine therapy for the relief of PTSD and other physical and mental illnesses related to their service careers. Additionally, Scott serves on the Advisory Board at Baylor University’s Business School for entrepreneurship and their lab-to-market assistance programs and is a long-time coach and supporter of Select Softball with the team Texas Glory RWB.