Published on
Jan 4, 2024

Beavercreek, Ohio – Parallax Advanced Research appoints Dr. Douglas Matty as its newest board member. His background is in advanced analytics, artificial intelligence technologies, and process improvement. He brings a wealth of expertise and strategic leadership to the Parallax Board of Directors. Throughout his career, Dr. Matty has driven innovation and fostered the growth of cutting-edge technologies within companies and enhanced and built strong enterprise teams through workforce development initiatives.

Experience, Expertise, and Education

From 2020 to 2022, Dr. Matty served as the senior executive director for the U.S. Army Artificial Intelligence Integration Center. During his tenure, he established and led this organization and played a pivotal role in defining and executing the U.S. Army's strategy for artificial intelligence.  

Additionally, Dr. Matty co-founded and served from 2005 to 2011 as vice president of Military Affairs for Project Healing Waters, a non-profit organization. His dedication to supporting military personnel and veterans has left an indelible impact on the lives of countless individuals.  

Dr. Matty also served as an assistant professor of Mathematical Sciences at the U.S. Military Academy in 2002, further showcasing his commitment to education and the development of future leaders.  

Dr. Matty holds a Ph.D. in Engineering Systems from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, a Master of Science in Strategic Studies from the U.S. Army War College, and a Master of Science in Applied Mathematics from the Naval Postgraduate School.  

A Message from our CEO and Board Chair

“I am confident that Dr. Matty’s expertise and leadership will greatly contribute to our corporation’s mission to Advance the Science of Intelligent Teaming™,” said Parallax Advanced Research President and Chief Executive Officer, Dennis Andersh. “His appointment as a board member strengthens our corporation’s capacity to shape the future of technology and drive sustainable progress.”

"We are thrilled to welcome Dr. Douglas Matty to our esteemed board of directors," said Parallax Board Chair Lt. Gen. (Ret) C.D. Moore. "His extensive experience and proven track record in advanced analytics, AI, and process improvement align perfectly with Parallax’s goals. We look forward to leveraging his expertise to drive innovation and shape the future trajectory of Parallax’s research initiatives."  


About Parallax Advanced Research

Parallax Advanced Research is a 501(c)(3) private nonprofit research institute that tackles global challenges through strategic partnerships with government, industry, and academia. It accelerates innovation, addresses critical global issues, and develops groundbreaking ideas with its partners. With offices in Ohio and Virginia, Parallax aims to deliver new solutions and speed them to market. In 2023, Parallax and the Ohio Aerospace Institute (OAI) formed a collaborative affiliation to drive innovation and technological advancements in Ohio and for the nation. OAI plays a pivotal role in advancing the aerospace industry in Ohio and the nation by fostering collaborations between universities, aerospace industries, and government organizations and managing aerospace research, education, and workforce development projects. More information about both organizations can be found at the Parallax and OAI websites.