John Hubert, VP Engineering of Alertgy has designed over 200 Monolithic Microwave Integrated Circuits helping to provide a paradigm shift that significantly reduced the size of military and commercial products. Lockheed Martin awarded him the coveted “APEX” award after his team successfully developed a MMIC based High-Power Quasi-Optic Microwave Amplifier for DARPA. John also participated in spinning out a startup commercial company from Lockheed Martin, producing MMIC based transceivers and radiometers. Throughout his career, he has co-authored several papers, patents as well as a textbook. John earned an accelerated MS degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from UMass through an industry sponsored program.