Rob McHenry is a PARC Executive in Residence (EIR), conducting a comprehensive business case analysis of a PARC technology to assess and optimally structure it for commercialization. Since joining PARC in 2012, Rob has managed the Energy Technology Program, created and led the Public Sector Operations team that manages the Government sponsored research portfolio that fuels our early stage R&D, and served as the Chief Operating Officer leading company-wide technical project execution and business support services. Previously he was a Program Manager at the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), led a defense technology consulting firm, and he began his career as a nuclear submarine officer in the U.S. Navy. Rob has an M.S. in Nuclear Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and a B.S. in Marine Engineering from the U.S. Naval Academy.