David Boprie | Staff

Senior Electronics Technician

1136 SRB


(734) 764-6578


  • Associate Degree Electronics Technology – Washtenaw Community College
  • Associate Degree Digital Technology-WCC
  • Associate Degree General Education-WCC
  • Certificate in Computer Aided Design


Awards and Certifications:

  • NASA Goddard/JPL/UM SPRL Hand Solder, SMT and ESD training
    Goddard/JPL Staking and Conformal Coating training with instructor certification
  • Used AutoCad, Inventor and SolidWorks applications in support of project documentation.
  • Learn to Return Arctic Survival School with Wilderness Medicine/CPR/Rescue Breathing
  • SOLO Wilderness Medicine and Red Cross Certifications, Field skills, Aviation/Bear Safety
  • US Antarctic Survival School, Snowcraft I McMurdo Station
    EECS/GG Brown and Wilson Center machine shop training classes on drill press, cutting, lathe, Bridgeport, and welding, OSEH respirator qualified
  • Tau Beta Pi Outstanding Non-teaching staff, NSF and Navy Antarctic Service medals
  • Group achievement awards for several satellite projects
  • SPRL merit awards 9/88, 2/90, 5/91, Outstanding AOSS Staff Award 2014
  • MDOT certification
  • Ted Kennedy Family Team Excellence Award(CYGNSS)
  • Team captain of the Active U team Climate and Space Cadets, fall 16, winter 17
  • Five FCC licenses including amateur radio Extra Class
  • Member of W8UM and ARROW amateur radio clubs and ARRL and AMSAT
  • PPSEL Private Pilot Single Engine Land and glider experience
    Member of AOPA (Aircraft Owners and Pilot Association) and EAA (Experimental Aircraft Association)