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Center Director


Special Assistant
to the Director
Kaye Jackson

Office Manager
to the Director

Laura Gardner


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Federal Aviation Administration
William J. Hughes Technical Center
Atlantic City International Airport, NJ 08405

William J. Hughes Technical Center Director

Dennis L. Filler

Dennis Filler, Technical Center Director     

Dennis L. Filler (Biography)

Dennis L. Filler is the Director of the FAA William J. Hughes Technical Center. Previously Mr. Filler served as Chief Information Officer and Director of Information Technology for the FAA Air Traffic Organization (ATO). In that position, Mr. Filler provided IT administrative services to support the safe and efficient operation of the National Airspace System for 35,000 federal employees and 15,000 contractors at 840 FAA facilities.

Additionally, Mr. Filler has held several key posts at the Technical Center between 1992 and 2004, including acting deputy director, chief scientist, program director of the NAS System Engineering and Analysis Division and Human Factors Laboratory Team lead.

Mr. Filler is a graduate of the United States Military Academy at West Point.