Gregory A. Mandt is the System Program
Director for NOAA’s next generation of
geostationary satellites—the GOES-R Series.
In this role, Mr. Mandt has overall
responsibility for the development of the
GOES-R space and ground systems,
including launch and on-orbit checkout.
Previously, Mr. Mandt served as Director of the National Weather Service (NWS) Office of cience and Technology from 2005 to 2007 and Director of the NWS Office of Climate, Water, and Weather Services from 2000 to 2005. He also served as the Program Manager and lead engineer for the NESDIS Polar-Orbiting Environmental Satellite (POES) Program from 1992 to 1996.
Mr. Mandt holds an M.S. Degrees in Systems Engineering and Electrical Engineering from the U.S. Air Force Institute of Technology and a B.S. Degree in Engineering Mechanics from the U.S. Air Force Academy.