Updated: 09/15/2017 by Computer Hope
Name: Regina E. Dugan
Born: March 19, 1963, in New York, New York, USA
- 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).
- 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.