is currently the vice president of payload at Planet Labs. Prior to this, she was an engineering fellow/chief engineer at Raytheon for Advanced Tactical Programs. Prior to Raytheon, she was at Northrop Grumman, where she held several lead positions including an IPT lead on a major space program, where she was responsible for delivering space payloads, and defining the next generation of focal plane array products. She also served as the architect/SEIT lead of the Space Inertial Product Line at the Navigation Systems Division. Dr. Singh started her career as a National Research Council Associate at the Air Force Research Labs in Albuquerque where she pioneered the research and development of quantum well infrared detectors for space applications. She earned a Bachelor of Engineering degree in electronics and telecommunications from the University of Madras, an M.S. from the Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, India, and a Ph.D. in electrical engineering from the University of Rhode Island.