Reginald Brothers, former undersecretary atÂ the Department of Homeland Security‘s science and technology directorate, has joined security advisory services firmÂ Chertoff Group as a principal.
The companyÂ said MondayÂ heÂ will work with clientsÂ to help them createÂ growth strategies, exploreÂ market platformsÂ and offer adviceÂ on modernÂ threats and the impact of policies onÂ the security and technology sectors.
“I am honored to be joining The Chertoff Group where my government service, as well as my academic, business and technical experience will be fully utilized on behalf of the firmâs clientele,”Â said Brothers.
Brothers previously managed DHS’ S&TÂ organizationÂ that works to research, develop, test, evaluate and demonstrate tools forÂ department personnel and first responders toÂ carry out their missions.
Before that, he held the position ofÂ deputy assistant secretary for research at the Defense Department from December 2011 to April 2014 andÂ was in charge of DoD’sÂ S&T programs, laboratories and scientific advancement efforts aimed to help sustain the U.S. military’sÂ technological edge.
The two-decade public and private sector veteran also worked as a program manager at the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency; a member of National Academy of Sciences’ army science and technology board; a group leader atÂ Charles Stark Draper Laboratory; chief architect of Envoy Networks; and aÂ technical fellow and director ofÂ mission applications at BAE Systems.