Dr. Rick Twogood, CEO
Dr. Twogood has a broad range of technical and senior management experience, including over 32 years in the U.S. national laboratory system. While at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) in California, he managed large organizations and programs in national security research and development, laser programs and Department of Defense programs. From 1996 to 2000, Dr. Twogood was the Deputy Associate Director for Electronics Engineering, with management responsibility for that 750-person department at LLNL. He also served as Deputy Associate Director for New Initiatives in the Engineering Directorate, and managed programs including non-acoustic anti-submarine warfare, laser guide stars, micropower impulse radar, strategic defense and other technologies. Dr. Twogood has a PhD in Electronics Engineering from the University of California at Davis and has over 30 publications in the field of digital signal and image processing. He is a senior member of the IEEE, and a member of the AIAA.