Director, MDA Programs

Joe Crowhurst is Director of Missile Defense Agency (MDA) Programs for HTS. He is responsible for guiding Program Managers in delivering engineering services and serving as a subject matter expert for MDA programs. He brings extensive experience to HTS MDA Programs, including more than 20 years of expertise in the fundamentals of strategic, regional, and theater missile defense systems, which he gained as a prime contractor for Ground-Based Missile Defense (GMD), as a direct MDA government employee, and as an MDA support contractor. Joe retired from a 21-year military career, during which time he served as a U.S. Navy warfighter with direct experience in combat operations. He is the recipient of the Combat Action Ribbon from the U.S. Navy and maintains working relationships with fellow peers and industry leaders in missile defense, government, and the Federally Funded Research & Development Center (FFRDC). He holds a BS in Electrical Engineering from the University of Alabama.