JAMES D. REGAN
1936 – 2013
VIRGINIA PROCUREMENT TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (PTAP)
GEORGE MASON UNIVERSITY
PROCUREMENT TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE PROGRAM
Jim Regan passed away on Tuesday, April 30. Jim served as PTAP Program Director for the past 18 years and under his direction the program helped businesses achieve over 5500 government contracts totaling more than five (5) billion dollars.
Prior to joining George Mason University’s PTAP, Jim held senior business development management positions at Unisys, CSC and IBM in the Washington area. He also served as Senior Vice President of Corporate Development with American Coastal Industries, a diversified small business involved in manufacturing and systems integration. These positions provided in-depth experience in a variety of functional business areas including subcontractor and program management, systems engineering and business development.
Mr. Regan graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy and the U.S. Naval Postgraduate School at Monterey, California, where he earned his MS in Computer Systems Management. He spent a number of years on active duty as a naval aviator and retired from the Naval Reserve with the rank of Captain. In addition to carrier aviation, he flew as an international pilot with Pan American Airways.
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