Peter M. Hughes, Center Chief Technologist, Goddard Space Flight Center
Peter M. Hughes, Chief Technologist for the Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC), is responsible for planning, coordinating, and managing advanced technology-development programs at Goddard. Among his many responsibilities, Mr. Hughes advises Center leadership on strategies that leverage technology investments to advance NASA’s ambitious science and exploration goals. Mr. Hughes, who represents Goddard on NASA’s new Center Technology Council, also manages the Center’s Internal Research and Development program and various technology-transfer programs. Mr. Hughes received a B.S. in Computer Science from the College of William and Mary, an M.S. in Computer Science from Johns Hopkins University, and an M.S. in Management Technology from the University of Pennsylvania’s Executive Masters for Technology Management program.