Sean Smith is Director, NATIONAL Systems Market for APOGEE. Sean is an Air Force Veteran with over 24 years of service. He has over 20 years of experience architecting, acquiring, leading mission analysis and planning, and sensing and data processing platforms for multiple IC customers. He has a BS in Professional Aeronautics from Embry Riddle Aeronautical University and an M.S. from Touro University. Sean has formulated the concepts, performed the modeling & simulation trades, and supported the development, test, and integration of many active and operational IC data production architectures. As a Mission Planner, he built over 100+ mission plans and processed over 180,000 targets: delivering over 5000 vital, actionable intelligence products to the Warfighter. As an APOGEE leader, Sean is dedicated to ensuring a diverse and inclusive workplace experience. As a proud Dad, Sean enjoys travel baseball, fishing, boating, and rooting for the Cowboys.