John A. Zachman

Father of Enterprise Architecture concepts. Author of the Framework for Enterprise Architecture, the Enterprise Ontology. Founder and Chairman of Zachman International, an Enterprise Architecture research and education company.

Executive Director of FEAC Institute (Federated Enterprise Architecture Certification Institute) awarding certifications in DoDAF (Department of Defense Architecture Framework), FEAF (Federal Enterprise Architecture Framework) and Zachman (Zachman Ontology).

Author of numerous articles including seminal articles on Enterprise Architecture and teacher and apologist for the Ontological approach versus Methodological approaches for Enterprise Architecture.

John A. Zachman continues to leaving his mark on this generation, serving as Co-Chair of the Board of Directors at LEADing Practice and the Global University Alliance.