Joe Hill has over 30 years’ experience in Department of Defense research and development programs. He has a wide range of weapon system modeling, simulation and testing experience and is considered a subject matter expert in air and missile defense. Hill joined Torch in December 2002 and received appointment as CTO in May 2008. At Torch, Hill has led a number of large modeling and simulation projects, and his Torch Team’s achievements are distinguished by strong business ethics, enhanced customer value and advancement of state-of-the-art weapon system simulation and test. Prior to joining Torch, Hill served as a senior staff manager at CAS and as a Division Director at Nichols/CSC. He earned a B.S in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the University of Alabama in Huntsville.