Board Member Biography:
Vice President of Engineering, CTO, Co-founder
Mr. Hart has provided leadership in many of ViaSats products, helping the growth from individual black-box products to fully integrated network communications systems. He lead in the development of new satellite networking algorithms and directed the creation of ViaSat's Information Security business.
Prior to joining ViaSat, Mr. Hart was a Staff Engineer and Engineering Manager at Linkabit Corporation. Prior to that, Mr. Hart worked as a computer security analyst at the Merdan group on various projects for the National Security Agency and the Navy. He served U.S. Air Force as an imagery intelligence specialist for four years.
Mr. Hart holds a MA in mathematics from the University of California, San Diego, and a BS in mathematics from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.