Meet: David Picasso
Deputy Director of Aeronautics,
Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, CA
I have over 15 years of Project and Program Management
Experience at both the Department of Energy and National Aeronautics and Space
Administration. Currently, I am the Deputy Director of Aeronautics at the NASA
Ames Research Center; previous positions I have held include the Agency Level
Program Manager for the Aviation Capacity Program, Chief of the Aeronautical Projects
and Programs Office and the Aeronautics Associate Director for Programs and Facility
My education and specialized training include Masters Degrees
in Management (Sloan Fellow) from the Stanford Graduate School of Business and
Economics from C.S.U. San Francisco; Bachelor Degrees from U.C. Berkeley in Biological
Sciences and Economics. I also have a general aviation pilots license.
I reside in Los Altos, California with my wife Rocky and
have three children, Shauna, Kelly and Dustin.