Senior Program Manager

David Frost

Dave Frost is a Senior Program Manager leading CPT’s support for the Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Research & Engineering (OUSD(R&E)). A subject matter expert in laser use in warfare, he contributes to the efficient use of the electromagnetic spectrum and spectrum sharing with key commercial uses, such as broadband communications.. Dave graduated from the US Naval Academy and served as a Surface Warfare Officer for 28+ years, completing duty on six surface combatants and command at sea. He holds a master’s degree in Physics from the Naval Postgraduate School where he studied laser physics. Among many other accomplishments, Dave developed DoD’s first concept of operation for using lasers in warfare while working for CPT in 2014.

Biography

Dave Frost is a Senior Program Manager leading CPT’s support for the Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Research & Engineering (OUSD(R&E)). A subject matter expert in laser use in warfare, he contributes to the efficient use of the electromagnetic spectrum and spectrum sharing with key commercial uses, such as broadband communications. Dave graduated from the US Naval Academy and served as a Surface Warfare Officer for 28+ years, completing duty on six surface combatants and command at sea. He holds a master’s degree in Physics from the Naval Postgraduate School where he studied laser physics. Among many other accomplishments, Dave developed DoD’s first concept of operation for using lasers in warfare while working for CPT in 2014.