Dr. Velin Dimitrov received his
Velin received his Bachelors of Science in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Franklin W. Olin College of Engineering in Needham, MA, and his Masters of Science in Robotics Engineering from Worcester Polytechnic Institute. As part of his work in the Robotics and Intelligent Vehicle Research (RIVeR) Laboratory, Velin has been involved in NSF-sponsored research on developing a semiautonomous wheelchair for physically locked-in individuals, DARPA funded research working with the ATLAS humanoid robot for the DARPA Robotics Challenge, and participated in two NASA RASC-AL Robo-Ops competitions and two NASA Sample Return Robot Centennial Challenges. Velin’s latest involvement is with the NASA JSC Valkyrie humanoid robot focusing on task validation for the upcoming NASA Space Robotics Centennial Challenge. Velin’s areas of interest include human-in-the-loop shared control of semiautonomous robots for of space exploration, disaster response, and assistive applications.
When he's not in the lab, Velin enjoys lectures, teaching, travel, fine dining and family activities.
As NSS VT LLC's Acting CTO, Jack brings 20+ years government and industry engineering and business experience. Business Building Executive and Advanced Technology Strategist, Visionary Leader; Technology Strategist; Technical Consulting. Jack adds his extensive Senior Coast Guard Engineering and Government management experience. C-Level manager, his extensive corporate analysis experience, has lead projects to continued success, particularly in times of fiscal constraints.
Jack is results oriented, intuitive and insightful, effective, adaptable and imaginative with proven experience to achieve targeted results across multiple business sectors - Academia, Industry, Government - Military and Homeland Security - and across multidisciplinary teams. An eloquent orator, training and lectures are polished, professional, witty and warm hearted.
Diverse knowledge and experience in technology evolution, having successfully developed and fielded new components, devices and systems across information management, processing, presentation. Jack enjoys travel, lecturing and soccer referee.
Adjunct Professor | University of San Diego: Faculty in the Graduate Cyber Program.
Professor Coleman University | Graduate & Undergraduate Instruction in Information Systems/Security; Computer Network Engineering; Database Design; Business Intelligence & Decision Support; Degree Program Development.
Professor California Miramar University | Graduate & Undergraduate Instruction in Information Systems/Security; Computer Network Engineering; Database Design; Business Intelligence & Decision Support; Counter Terrorism; Degree Program Development.
Eric is an accomplished and influential IT management leader with extensive years of experience supporting financial, healthcare, patient safety, research, insurance, and higher education business customers. Consistent history of leading cross-functional teams in IT operations delivery and support, customer management, and product/project management and implementation.
Robin Weber is a seasoned professional with over 25 years’ experience in creative marketing plans/strategies, military project/program management, go-to-market product launches and domestic & international business development. Founder and owner of Dos Familias Wine Imports Inc. and REBEW Corporation, home to the WeberWineStax, Robin demonstrates her tenacious ability to vision, create, market and sell products that are designed for discerning clientele.
Robin has over 30 years DoD clothing and individual equipment program management experience. Her repertoire includes team management and program development for the U.S. Army Natick Soldier RD&E Center. In July 2000, her work was selected for an exclusive cover story in Popular Science Magazine for marketing top Army project: Soldier 2025. She has also worked for EMC Corporation and Honeywall Safety Products, as Sr. Product and Marketing Manager. Her experience includes national and international military technology experience.
Robin and her husband Mike, enjoy entrepreneurial challenges, fine wine and dining and international travel. DoD SECRET Clearance
Lee is a Navy veteran with over 25 years of applied quantitative science and information management systems experience. His many accomplishments include developing an extended enterprise learning system for a technology company’s distributor network and customers;published articles in Learning Solutions Magazine; Training Magazine; ASTD Learning-Circuits Online Magazine; and numerous blog posts.
Gabriel is a Marian High School class of 2019 student with interest in engineering, law and special projects.
He has been supporting NSS VT LLC since 2013. His ability to understand math and scientific concepts, have made him a valuable team member, in particular supporting the NASA Sample Challenge competitions, where he not only provided on-site technical support, but offered analytical observations to the judging staff.
During the academic year, Gabriel juggles part-time work, full school schedule, sports and volunteer opportunities. He is recognized and respected by his peers and the professionals he works with across a broad spectrum. Gabriel is well versed in working with professionals and children, in numerous STEM settings. He is also an avid reader.
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