Anthony Gagliardo

About the Speaker
  • Profession
    Head of HR & Technical Training
  • Company
    NASA Jet Propulsion Labs

Anthony Gagliardo is Head of Human Resources, Technical Training & Development at NASA Jet Propulsion Labs.   Anthony is committed to supporting the technical training and professional needs of the men and woman of NASA and California Institute of Technology in their quest to DARE MIGHTY THINGS. JPL’s office of Technical Training and development is comprised of industry leading learning professionals focused on enabling the knowledge that propels those who accomplish the impossible.

Prior to joining JPL, Anthony served the Federal Aviation Administration as Director of Technical Training, where he guided efforts to modernize and transform training for the FAA’s 20,000 air traffic controllers and 6,000 technicians. He served in the U.S. Air Force for 10 years as a flight engineer instructor. After which he worked for Lockheed Martin, Boeing, Delta and the FAA.

Anthony has published numerous articles in the field of technical training and corporate transformation in CLO Magazine, Federal Manager and FAA’s Managing the Skies Magazine.  He has earned a Master’s Degree in Management and Public Administration from American Public University and a Bachelor’s of Arts in Management from APU. He also holds FAA certifications as a Pilot, Right Engineer and Aircraft Maintenance Technician.