Lead Research Engineer at USAA - Chief Technology Office
Seasoned Technologist, Electrical Engineering PhD with 20+ years of industry-academic R&D, leadership, and technology commercialization experience, 14 in software-hardware development with IBM. Self-motivated, adaptable, with a passion for applying emerging technologies to transform business models. A committed custodian of bright ideas, 163+ issued patents, IBM Master Inventor and USPTO Registered Patent Agent. Track record of leading cross-functional teams. Experienced public speaker.
Currently, a Lead Research Engineer with responsibility for Applied Research including exploration, experimentation and evangelism of emerging technologies.