Johnny Hays : Director of Technology Development

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Johnny Hays is the Director of Technology Development for PSCI. As a retired Air Force Lt. Colonel he has over 40 years’ experience as a mathematician, scientific analyst, Director of Operational Resources, and Senior Program Manager.  His Air Force career included developmental and follow-on test and evaluation, space systems mathematician, lead engineer, test director, weapon system assessment, as well as operational applications. His recent and relevant commercial program management experience for NOAA, USGS, and Navy bathymetry support includes contract management of a water resource lab provided daily maintenance, calibration, testing, procedural documentation user manuals, and warehousing of our nation’s ground and surface water monitoring equipment.  With more than 30 years of technical and managerial experience regarding engineering, calibration, testing, IT/database administration, lab management, and logistics management, UAV development and applications, and Operations Research, Johnny has the ability to see complete systems and integrate effective operations in current environments.  Johnny graduated from Mississippi State University earning his bachelor’s degree in Mathematics in 1975 and received his Master’s degree in Systems Management from the University of Southern California in 1986.