B.G. “Buddy” Beck has been a director of SureID, Inc., since 2004 and founded a number of companies involved in energy, defense, and medical technology. He was Vice Chairman and Director of the Board for L-1 Identity Solutions Inc. As an active member of the Army Science Board, B.G. served on a number of National Security reviews relating to Homeland Security, asymmetric warfare and terrorist containment. Since 2005 he has been serving as President of the Beck Foundation that established the PRIDE Center for America’s Wounded Veterans. He currently serves on the board of George Mason University in Virginia and the University of North Carolina in Wilmington.