A space enthusiast from an early age, Doug spent 8 years as a multimedia producer for a medical training company before joining NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in 2010. In 2015 he joined JPL’s OpsLab to work a variety of AR, VR and MR projects.
Work includes: Technical director for Eyes on the Solar System, the Spacecraft 3D AR App, DSN Now and the Mars Science Laboratory landing animation. He is also the producer for the Microsoft HoloLens experience “Destination: Mars”
In 2013 he was awarded an Honorary Doctorate in Design by his Alma mater, De Montfort University in Leicester, England.