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Institute for Defense Analyses (IDA)

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

IDA is a engineering or technology research center based in Alexandria, VA that was founded in 1956. As of 2019 they had $260 million in revenue and $388 million in assets.

The Institute for Defense Analyses provides independent and objective scientific and technological expertise to assist national security decision-makers address urgent and challenging issues.

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Program areas at IDA

IDA conducts Research and Development activities for the Department of Defense and other federal departments and agencies. The IDA Systems and Analyses Center assists the Office of the Secretary of Defense, the Joint Staff, the Combatant Commands and Defense Agencies; the IDA Center for Communications and Computing assists the National Security Agency; the Science and Technology Policy Institute provides analytic support for the National Science Foundation and the Office of Science and Technology Policy in the Executive Office of the President.

Form 990s for IDA

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-09Oct 9, 2020990View PDF
2018-09Aug 13, 2019990View PDF
2017-09Oct 16, 2018990View PDF
2016-09Oct 23, 2017990View PDF
2015-09Dec 19, 2016990View PDF
...and six more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for IDA

Total grants, contributions, etc.$0
Program services$256,263,463
Investment income and dividends$1,360,729
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$2,652,487
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$37,897
Total revenues$260,314,576

Vendors for IDA

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Mercer Health and Benefits LLCInsurance agent or broker$9692019-12-31
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...and 13 more vendors

Personnel at IDA

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Jean C. ConleyDirector of Finance and Administration, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer-Oct. 9, 2020
Linda A. HunttVice President Management / Vice President , Management$348,541Sept. 30, 2020
██████ ██ █████Vice President Programs$423,971Sept. 30, 2020
█████ ███President and Trustee$607,095Sept. 30, 2019
██████ ██ █████Director Operational Evaluation Division / Division Director$320,771Sept. 30, 2020
█ ████ ██████Treasurer and Director of Finance$247,060Sept. 30, 2019
██████ ██ ████████Communications Director-Sept. 30, 2020
██████ ██ ██████Director of Information Technology and Security, and Cio-Sept. 30, 2020
███████ ██ ██████████Director, Science and Technology Policy Institute-Sept. 30, 2020
█████ ██ ████Director of Human Resources-Sept. 30, 2020
...and 20 more key personnel

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