More than twenty years of project/program management experience, built upon a solid background of design, manufacture, test, and integration of complex hardware systems and space payloads.
• Proven ability to independently lead international teams, flow-down system requirements, oversee preparation/oversight of presentations, sell-off contract deliverables, and resolve technical anomalies.
• Superb communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills -- known for building solid working relationships with customers.
• On NASA’s recent GLAST satellite, developed schedule, budget, team, and processes that brought in 1,000 bonded optical units on-time and 30% under budget, after other US and international institutions failed at controlling the subject bonding process.
• Over entire career, never known to miss a hardware delivery deadline or budget.