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 Operations.
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.