Robert Templeman, Ph.D., is Chief Engineer for Cybersecurity at Naval Surface Warfare Center, Crane Division (NSWC Crane) where he leads efforts related to cybersecurity and systems engineering. He is a graduate of Indiana University (Ph.D. in Computer Science), the Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology (M.S. in Engineering Management) and Purdue University (B.S. in Electrical Engineering). In 2016, Dr. Templeman was appointed to the Indiana Executive Council on Cybersecurity to represent Defense issues to the State of Indiana. He is a member of the Defense Acquisition Corps and served as a Non-Commissioned Officer in the United States Marine Corps with one deployment to Iraq in 2003.