Scott W. Bray
U.S. Naval Intelligence officer stated UAP sightings were increasing during 2021 Congressional hearing on UAPs.
Scott W. Bray is a former United States Navy officer and a Senior Executive Service member of the Department of the Navy. He served as the Assistant Secretary of the Navy for Research, Development, and Acquisition (ASN (RD&A)) from January 2017 to February 2020. As the ASN (RD&A), Bray was responsible for the research, development, and procurement of naval technology and equipment, overseeing an annual budget of approximately $60 billion.
Before his appointment as the ASN (RD&A), Bray served as the Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Navy for Research, Development, Test and Evaluation (DASN (RDT&E)) from 2011 to 2016. In this role, he was responsible for the oversight and management of the Navy's research, development, testing, and evaluation programs.
Bray and Under Secretary of Defense for Intelligence and Security Ronald Moultrie spoke during a 2021 U.S. House Intelligence, Counterterrorism, Counterintelligence, and Counterproliferation Subcommittee hearing on "Unidentified Aerial Phenomena" or UAP. According to a statement made by Scott W. Bray, the Deputy Director of Naval Intelligence to lawmakers, despite encountering some inexplicable incidents, they have not found anything of "non terrestrial" origin yet. Bray currently serves as the Deputy Director of Naval Intelligence.