Michael Doherty, GMM2
Semmes 1977-1980

  • 1957 - Born To George & Violette Doherty Attended Honesdale Jr. & Sr. High School in Honesdale, Pa.
  • 1970-1976 - Relocated To Clinton, N.Y. - Attended and graduated from Clinton Sr. High School Athletics: Football and Basketball
  • 1976 - Joined the United States Navy (Gunner's Mate Missile Technician)
  • 1977-1980 - Served aboard the USS Semmes DDG18
  • 1982 - Honorably discharged from United States Navy
  • 1980-1982 - Attended Mohawk Valley Community College in Utica, New York Associated Degree in Electronics Engineering Technology
  • 1982-1985 - Attended State University of New York College of Technology in Utica, New York Bachelor of Science in Vocational / Technical Teacher Education.
  • 1983-1985 - Employed at Oneida County BOCES - New Hartford, New York Electronics Teacher-Taught electronics curriculum to high school students.
  • 1985-1987 - Employed at General Electric Co. - Utica, New York Design Reliability Engineer for fighter aircraft RADAR systems
  • 1987 - Attended University of the State of New York - Albany, New York Bachelor of Science in Electronics Engineering
  • 1987-1990 - Employed at Lockheed Space Operations Co. Kennedy Space Center , Florida Reliability Engineer on NASA Space Shuttle Program System Engineer on NASA Space Shuttle Systems
  • 1990-1998 - Employed by Rockwell International at NASA Shuttle Logistics Depot Cape Canaveral, Fl. Reliability Engineer, Depot Engineer, Communications & Tracking Avionics Test Engineer Communications and Tracking Avionics Test Engineering Supervisor
  • 1995-1997 - Attended the University of Miami in Coral Gables, Florida Master of Science in Industrial Engineering - Management of Technology
  • 1998-2004 - Employed by United Space Alliance (a Boeing L.L.C.) at NASA Shuttle Logistics Depot Cape Canaveral, Fl. Manufacturing, Overhaul & Repair Project Manager Manager - Special Test Equipment Design Engineering
  • 2004-2011 - Employed by United Space Alliance (a Boeing L.L.C.) at Kennedy Space Center , Florida Senior Manager - Quality & Reliability Engineering Senior Manager - Solid Rocket Booster & Ground Operations Design Engineering
  • 2011-2016 - Employed by The Boeing Company at Ridley Park, Pa. Manager - Chinook Helicopter Programs Product Lifecycle Management Engineering
  • 2016-Present - Employed by Orbital ATK Kennedy Space Center , Florida Program Manager NASA Space Launch Systems (SLS) Solid Rocket Booster
  • Married, Father of 2 children.
  • Hobbies include Bicycling, Bracket Drag Racing, Motorcycling, & Automotive Mechanics.

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