Eleanor Herman is a Principal at NEXA, and has led cutting edge market and economic research projects for aerospace and aviation clients. She is an award-winning researcher, writer and commentator, specializing in industry research, market analysis, and technical papers. A New York Times best-selling author, she has covered the global defense industry and NATO, has authored studies in aerospace and business aviation, and has appeared as an expert on numerous television shows including the History Channel, National Geographic Channel and others. She holds a B.A. in journalism from Towson University.