Doug has over 20 years of experience in the defense and aerospace industry. He has an M.S. in Systems Engineering from the University of Southern California; a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of New Mexico, and an MBA from the University of California, Irvine.

Doug has a strong leadership history across various senior management roles at Boeing and General Atomics Aeronautical Systems. He was named the Aviation Week Program Excellence Award winner for Program Management in 2017. Additionally, Doug has led key business development activities in the early development phase of Satelles technologies.