February 21, 2022 Millard S. Firebaugh, Sc.D.
Millard is a leader in engineering and production of advanced technology, including R&D, ship design, shipbuilding, power systems and electronics, and executive management. A retired Rear Admiral in the U.S. Navy he supervised specifications, standards, and design for ships, systems, and equipment for acquisition and maintenance at the Naval Sea Systems Command. Later he served as Vice President, General Dynamics Electric Boat Corp. where he was responsible for nuclear submarine design, and engineering, and managed a 2,800-person division. More recently he served as President and COO of Satcon Technology Corp. where he led the company’s specialties in advanced power applications for alternative energy, power grid support technology and high-reliability electronics. Millard was elected to the National Academy of Engineering in 2000 and currently consults in the fields of defense and energy, and brings practical marine engineering and operations experience as well as management insight to the ORPC team as Chairman of the Advisory Board.