Lafe has worked in the Defense and Commercial Industries for 20+ years, developing cutting edge solutions for customers needing to control cameras, understand where they are and interpret what they saw. With experience at leading companies such as L3 and General Dynamics Mission Systems, Lafe has lead teams of all sizes delivering cutting edge new technologies and products for his customers. As the Co-Founder and CEO of Augmntr he leads the team in developing the strategy and solutions for both Defense and Commercial applications. Lafe holds both an M.S. and B.S. in Physics from University of Alabama in Huntsville and Georgia State University respectively.
Alex brings a wealth of detailed software engineering experience combined with a practical, systems-driven approach gained over his 20 years of industry experience. He spent the last 13 years of his career prior to Augmntr working for DoD contractors where he specialized specifically in high precision video surveillance and distribution equipment, GIS datasets, video-based geolocation systems and Augmented Reality displays. Alex holds a B.S. in Computer Science from the University of Houston and a Graduate Certificate in Systems Engineering from the Stevens Institute of Technology.
VP of Business Development
Prior to joining the Augmntr Team, Matt was with L3Harris Technologies where he most recently led business development initiatives for the ForceX and Sonoma EO divisions. In addition, Matt has been a successful entrepreneur with multiple startups and has also held key positions in the Telecom industry with Motorola and Calix Inc. where he focused on Business Development, Marketing, Sales and Program Management opportunities. Matt has also served in the United States Air Force as a Special Operations Forces Combat Controller and Tactical Air Control Party Operator. Matt holds a B.S. in Information Systems Management, M.B.A. and a PMP certificate.
Senior Software Engineer
Justin specializes in designing high performance machine vision systems. With his understanding of software, hardware, electronics, and applications, he can integrate advanced hardware and develop custom software components.
Justin earned a B.S degree in Computer Science and Engineering from U.C. Davis. He has twenty years of experience building systems in the fields of precision agriculture, industrial inspection, microbiology, aerospace, metrology, and laser-based manufacturing.
David brings 10 years of experience in financial analysis and 14 years of experience with high tech manufacturing, specializing in government contracts. Prior to joining the Augmntr team, David was the Senior Financial Analyst responsible for L3 Sonoma’s largest contracts, at times managing over $100M of active programs. Along with managing individual programs, David was responsible for preparing and reporting the monthly program financials & forecast for the entire business unit to the senior leadership and various layers of the corporate finance team. David also holds a B.S. in Computer Science.