Darren brings over 13 years of operational experience working within various UAS disciplines to include military reconnaissance, commercial mapping, counter-UAS applications, program/safety management and systems training. Prior to joining the team, Darren managed a crew of UAS operators conducting aerial LiDAR services throughout the US. Additionally, Darren served over 8 years in the Colorado Army National Guard working with the RQ-7B “Shadow” System as a Standardizations Operator (SO) and completed a tour of duty in Iraq in 2009. During that time, Darren also worked as the state’s UAS Instructor Operator and was responsible for managing aircraft operations, systems instruction and standardization.

Email: drobey@umd.edu

Phone: 301-862-7824 ext. 810