Regina Dugan

Updated: 09/15/2017 by Computer Hope
Regina Dugan

Name: Regina E. Dugan

Born: March 19, 1963, in New York, New York, USA

Computer-related contributions

  • American mechanical engineer, inventor, company President and CEO.
  • 19th (and first woman) Director of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA).
  • Founder of RedXDefense, LLC, a company devoted to finding solutions to combat explosive threats.
  • Recently holds executive role at Google (2012).

Significant publications

  • Detection and Remediation Technologies for Mines and Minelike Targets IV (1999).

Honors and awards

  • Awarded the Bronze deFleury medal by the Army Engineer Regiment (2000).
  • Named DARPA Program Manager of the Year (1999).
  • Office of the Secretary of Defense Award for Exceptional Service and the Award for Outstanding Achievement.
  • Named a Tech Titan by Washingtonian Magazine.