I am an Assistant Professor in University of Richmond’s Department of Computer Science. My research develops the mathematical principles, algorithms, and architectures to create collaborative, safe human-robot teams. My career spans government, industry, and academic institutions serving in roles across the autonomous systems stack: developer, principal investigator, and educator.


Ph.D. Electrical and Computer Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology

M.S. Electrical Engineering, University of Maryland College Park

B.S. Physics and Applied Mathematics, Hampden-Sydney College

Professional Experience

  • Assistant Professor, Virginia Commonwealth University
  • Lead Autonomous Systems Engineer, MITRE Corporation
  • Sr. Principal Research Scientist, BAE Systems FAST Labs
  • Assistant Professor, York College of Pennsylvania
  • Research Engineer, Intelligent Automation, Inc. (now Blue Halo)
  • Research Engineer, Army Research Lab