Education and Other Qualifications

Certified Six Sigma Master Black Belt

Masters of Science, Aerospace Engineering                 University of Notre Dame, May, 1990

Bachelors of Science, Aerospace Engineering             University of Notre Dame, May, 1988

9 Issued US Patents

Under Construction

Interactive Resume

Todd V. Graves

Carmel, Indiana, USA

Professional Experience

Todd V. Graves

United States Air Force                                                    1900 - 1998

   Dayton, OH and Los Angeles, CA                                                                     
Executive Officer & Chief of Integration, Global Positioning System Program Office

     December, 1995 - May, 1998

Led the GPS Program Office integration team.  Handpicked to be Executive Officer for the $19 billion GPS Program.  

  • Chosen as the number one Captain out of ~45 in the entire Program Office for 1997, and #1 in Division in ‘96 and ‘97
  • Awarded a prestigious Acquisition Reform “Lightning Bolt” for championing streamlined business practices.

Chief, Technology Demonstrator Engine Program & Test Manager

     June, 1990 - December, 1995

Led five jet engine development programs valued at $130 million.  Led three manufacturers and multiple sub-contractors.

  • Selected as the Directorate’s top Company Grade Officer (Lieutenant or Captain) in 1995.