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Project Manager, Jet Propulsion Laboratory: Project Manager, Jet Propulsion Laboratory. Over 35 years of experience at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory. Currently, Systems Formulation Manager for the Radioisotope Power System Program at NASA and Chief Engineer for the Nuclear Space Power Office at JPL. Previously, Principal Engineer for the RPS Program, Manager of Launch Services and Multi-Mission Radioisotope Thermoelectric Generator for the Mars Science Laboratory, and Chief Engineer of the avionics for the Mars Pathfinder. Also worked on many deep space missions, including Galileo, Cassini, and Magellan missions. Chair of the Board of Directors for the IEEE Aerospace Conferences. Numerous NASA awards, including Exceptional Service and Exceptional Achievement Medals.