Lenny Delligatti earned his B.S. degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Carnegie Mellon University and his M.S. degree in Systems Engineering from the University of Denver. He holds the OMG Certified Systems Modeling Professional (OCSMP) Model Builder: Advanced certification, the highest level of certification in SysML and Model-Based Systems Engineering (MBSE) methodology.
Lenny is the author of SysML Distilled: A Brief Guide to the Systems Modeling Language (Addison-Wesley, 2013). He is the founder and principal consultant at Delligatti Associates, LLC, a model-based engineering consulting company. Prior to founding Delligatti Associates, Lenny was a senior systems engineer with Lockheed Martin, creating SysML models and serving as the MBSE lead for NASA’s Mission Control Center: 21st Century (MCC-21) project at Johnson Space Center in Houston, Texas.
Lenny is passionate about engineering and helping engineers develop more effective ways to perform engineering. He has created and delivered hundreds of hours of classroom and online training to hundreds of systems and software engineers on the topics of UML, SysML, and MBSE, enabling many to earn OMG certifications and lead MBSE efforts on their projects. He has delivered SysML and MBSE presentations at INCOSE meetings and at American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) Technical Symposia at Johnson Space Center.