Bachelor's in Electrical Engineering, Bradley University; Master's in Electrical Engineering, Stanford University. With Qualcomm: 1991, Engineer; 1997, Co-Project Engineer, High Data Rate programme; 1998, led R&D System Engineering Group; 2006, Head, Qualcomm Research; currently, Exec. VP and Chief Technology Officer, Qualcomm Technologies, responsible for oversight of the company's technical path, coordination of R&D activities and development of next-generation wireless technologies; directs the company's portfolio of research projects, leads Qualcomm Research and Corporate Engineering Services, and Member, Exec. Cttee. Member, IEEE. Holder of over 70 patents.