Weldon H. Latham joined the TeleCommunication Systems (TCS) board of directors in December 1999. He serves on the Compensation Committee and is Chairman of the Nominating and Governance Committee.
Mr. Latham is currently a senior partner at the law firm of Jackson Lewis LLP. Since 1986, Mr. Latham has been a senior partner with various law firms including Davis Wright Tremaine, Holland & Knight, Shaw Pittman, and Reed Smith. Mr. Latham was Vice President and General Counsel for Sterling Systems Inc., a software company subsequently acquired by Planning Research Corporation (PRC). He became Executive Assistant and Counsel to PRC’s Chairman and CEO.
Mr. Latham also served as General Deputy Assistant Secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and previously as Assistant General Counsel, White House Office Management and Budget, and the Office of the Air Force Secretary, General Counsel's Honors Program.
Mr. Latham holds a bachelor of arts degree in business administration from Howard University, a J.D. from the Georgetown University Law Center, and an Executive Management Certificate from the Amos Tuck Business School at Dartmouth College.