In celebration of Black History Month, APL will feature profiles of African-American staff members throughout the month of February.
In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month (September 15 to October 15), APL is proud to profile some of our staff with Hispanic roots—and their innovative work in science and technology.
Jim Schatz: From Falling in Love with Calculus to Cracking Codes
James Spall: Finding Order in the Random
As part of Women's History Month, the staff profiled here are just a few of the APL women who are "making history" every day through their innovative work in science and technology.
Cheryl Beard: Engineering Air and Missile Defense
Alice Bowman: APL's First Female MOM
Sheri Lewis: Making Groundbreaking Advances in Public Health
Brian Alvarez: Supervisor, Engineering Development Group
"I supervise electrical, mechanical, and materials engineers, chemists, and technicians working on a broad range of tasks supporting all APL mission areas." more »
Jacqueline Akinpelu: Assistant Branch Head, Information Systems Exploitation
"I help lead about 110 technical contributors working on problems relating to finding and protecting information that is of importance to the country." more »
Douglas Ousborne: Supervisor, Theater Systems Engineering Group
"I supervise a group of 41 engineers, physicists, and computer scientists working a variety of systems engineering programs." more »
Anthony Jackson: A Hometown Hero to Aspiring Engineers
"I really think that everybody—the young professional and the seasoned veteran—should reach back and give what they can in some kind of way." more »
Lisa Blodgett: Steering the Undersea Warfare Mission Area
"When searching for a job, look for one that will challenge, interest, and motivate you." more »
Mistra Moazami: A Passion for Nurturing Talent
"It's hard to imagine or describe, but once you get here you realize you didn't take a job, you entered a world of opportunities, and you can take your career anywhere you want." more »
Ashley Llorens: A Double Life in Acoustics
"Project management has given me experience with people management as well as insights into the financial side of things and how our budget system works." more »