Camron Gorguinpour is the director of transformational innovation within the office of the assistant secretary of the U.S. Air Force for acquisitions, with responsibility in executing reform programs.
Gorguinpour also serves as executive director for the Defense Department Plug-In Electric Vehicle Program, where he works to help integrate PEV’s efforts into DoD’s non-tactical vehicle fleet.
He previously served as executive director for Scientists & Engineers for America before joining the DoD.
As a six-yearÂ co-founder and executive director, Gorguinpour also helped theÂ Space Science Outreach and Research developÂ two public charter schoolsÂ in collaboration with NASA, the University of California at Berkeley, and the Cesar E. Chavez Foundation.
He holds a bachelor’s degree inÂ astrophysics and physics from UC Berkeley and a doctor’s degree in bioengineering fromÂ the UC Berkeley/UC San Francisco Joint Graduate Program.