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Leadership Team


Gil Klinger

Chief Executive Officer


Helen L. Reed, Ph.D, P.E.

Chief Technology Officer

  • 30+ years U.S. Government career; multiple senior leadership positions across the Department of Defense (Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense), Intelligence Community (Assistant Deputy Director of National Intelligence), and on the National Security Council Staff in the Executive Office of the President

  • Principal Author of four presidential space policies including foundation for current NASA return to Moon and Mars exploration vision; existing Remote Sensing Policy

  • Recognized space policy expert; extensive experience in acquisition oversight; extensive international experience

  • 7+ years in executive positions at Harris and Raytheon

  • Former chair of Federal Advisory Committee on Commercial Remote Sensing

  • 30+ years in small satellite technologies; 45+ years in aerothermodynamics including hypersonics

  • Director and Principal Investigator; Arizona State University and Texas A&M Small Satellite Laboratories leading development/operations of  5 missions since 1993

  • Multiple years expert advisory services to DoD, IC, NASA

  • Regents Professor Emerita, Aerospace Engineering, Texas A&M University

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