Team

 

Leadership

 

DR. YI CHAO

Founder and Chief Executive Officer (CEO)


  • Co-inventor of TREC technology
  • Ph.D., Princeton
  • 20 years at NASA/JPL

Dr. Yi Chao

Founder and CEO

DR. DAVE FRATANTONI

Chief Science Officer (CSO)


  • Underwater robotics pioneer
  • Ph.D., Miami
  • 30 years experience

Dr. Dave Fratantoni

Chief Science Officer (CSO)

JIM CANNIFF

Chief Financial Officer (CFO)


  • MBA, Babson College
  • 10 years experience

Jim Canniff

Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

 

Engineering

 

JACK JONES

Engineer


  • Co-inventor of TREC technology
  • 35 years at NASA/JPL
  • 30 patents

Jack Jones

Engineer

SCOTT LELAND

Engineer


Scott Leland

Engineer

ROBIN WILLIS

Electrical Engineer


Robin Willis

Electrical Engineer

MICHAEL ZEDELMAIR

Mechanical Engineer


Michael Zedelmair

Mechanical Engineer

CHARLES FISHER

Engineer


Charles Fisher

Engineer

KYLE GRINDLEY

Engineer

Kyle Grindley

Engineer

PHUONG TRAN

Engineering Intern

Phuong Tran

Engineering Intern

 

 

Advisors

 

DR. TOM CURTIN

Board Member


  • Former ONR Program Manager
  • MBA, MIT/Sloan

Dr. Tom Curtin

Board Member

JULIA THIES MOORE

Board Observer


  • Portfolio Dir., Breakout Labs
  • Partner, Breakout Ventures

Julia Thies Moore

Board Observer

AMB. LINCOLN P. BLOOMFIELD, JR.

Strategic Advisor


Amb. Lincoln P. Bloomfield, Jr.

Strategic Advisor

DR. JAMES BELLINGHAM

Technology Advisor


Dr. James Bellingham

Technology Advisor

DR. RUSS DAVIS

Science Advisor


Dr. Russ Davis

Science Advisor

ERIC ELLESTAD

Business Advisor


Eric Ellestad

Business Advisor

BRIAN FERGUSON

Business Development Advisor


Brian Ferguson

Business Development Advisor

LEN PARKER

Industry Advisor


Len Parker

Industry Advisor

ZACK PORTER

Business Advisor


Zack Porter

Business Advisor

JON HARRISON

Business Advisor


Jon Harrison

Business Advisor