GRAHAM DROZESKI, PH.D

VP Government Programs

Graham Drozeski is the Vice President of Government Programs at Aurora Flight Sciences, a Boeing company. His programs leverage emerging air vehicle technologies, advances in autonomy, and novel platform configurations.

Prior to his current tenure at Aurora, Graham worked for the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), where he served as a program manager leading development of new vertical take-off and landing (VTOL) aircraft, advanced autonomous aircraft capabilities, and a variety of other manned and unmanned aircraft technologies.

Previously at Aurora, he served as program manager and chief engineer on several programs that developed advanced VTOL and fixed-wing platforms, autonomous aircraft systems, and transformational technologies for operation of ship-based, unmanned aircraft. Prior to Aurora, he was the Director of Flight Technologies at Karem Aircraft and led the company’s military rotorcraft developments. He also served as a U.S. Army aviation officer and pilot.

Graham holds a Bachelor of Science degree in electrical engineering from the University of Notre Dame, a Master of Science degree in aerospace engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology, and a Doctor of Philosophy in electrical and computer engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology.