Dr. Seth Berl, PhD, MA, BS serves as the Chief Technology Officer at GovSmart. Seth provides his technology, research, and academic expertise to identify products and services, build partnerships, and lead innovation with a future strategic vision. He applies these practices at GovSmart, and will regularly help customers solve complex technical problems and business challenges.

Seth has a formal education in physics and electrical engineering. He earned his Doctorate and Master’s Degree in physics from the University of Virginia (UVA) in experimental atomic physics. His doctoral thesis can be viewed and downloaded here. Seth has worked on projects led by various government agencies, including: DARPA, DOE (Jefferson Lab), NASA, NSF, and Air Force. Using his scientific/engineering knowledge and problem solving skills, he founded and operated a high technology consulting company with clients including Fortune 500 companies prior to his tenure at GovSmart and UVA. Some of Seth’s business and technology interests include, but are not limited to: enterprise networks, embedded system hardware & software, aerospace/defense satellite communications, research & development, and general problem solving. Seth assimilates and integrates his expertise into GovSmart and client endeavors. Seth always welcomes new opportunities and considers it a privilege to contribute to any client project that he is involved with at GovSmart.

When not at GovSmart, Seth can be found enjoying tennis, guitar, rock climbing, hiking, traveling, target practice at his local shooting range, and spending time with family and friends. For more information, you can visit Seth’s website at www.sethberl.com and connect with Seth at his LinkedIn page www.linkedin.com/in/sethberl.