President at Oceans Unmanned
CDR Matthew Pickett, NOAA (Ret) spent twenty years providing operational support for NOAA aboard ships, small boats, aircraft, and diving. He has twelve years experience supporting the NOAA Office of National Marine Sanctuaries, including three years as the Superintendent of CINMS. His aviation experience includes remote sensing and living marine resource surveys and small UAS missions supporting environmental research and monitoring requirements. Oceans Unmanned (UO) protects our oceans and coastal marine environment by facilitating the use of unmanned technologies and promotes their safe and environmentally conscious operation through education and outreach.