About Us

Dash2 Labs, Inc is a service-disabled Veteran-owned firm which custom develops augmented intelligence solutions. Our competitive edge is rooted in our custom designed algorithms which leverage a collective 60+ years of experience in operations, manufacturing, and project management. When combined with the power of machine learning, these algorithms generate powerful proprietary augmented intelligence solutions that set us apart in the industry and deliver unparalleled value to our stakeholders

Meet the Dash2 Team

John Hernandez


U.S. Navy Veteran (Aviator)
20+ years in project management, manufacturing, operations
Nuclear asset and U.S. Navy ship modernization, unmanned aerial systems
M.B.A. (MIT), M.S. Physics, M.S. Systems Engineering, M.S. Aeronautics,
B.S. Engineering Physics
Project Management Professional , Lean Six Sigma Black Belt

Jesus “Chuy” Ortega

Projects Lead and Systems Engineer

UNM Professor – Anderson School of Management and School of Engineering
10+ years in project management and mechanical R&D / design
Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering, M.B.A. Management of Technology,
M.S. Mechanical Engineering, B.S. Mechanical Engineering

Dustin Morris

Lead Software Engineer

U.S. Navy Veteran (Engineer)
20+ years in project management and operations
U.S. Navy submarine modernization/maintenance, software engineering
M.S. Systems Engineering, B.S. Education Physics
Project Management Certification

Sam White

Emergency Services Tech Lead

Retired Lieutenant (Bernalillo County Sheriff’s Department)
25+ years in Law Enforcement, EMS, Fire Services, and Emergency Management.
Emergency Planner and Project Manager at Sandia National Labs.
M.B.A. Project Management (Herzing University)
B.S. Business Management (Herzing University)

Kayla Tawoda

Aerospace Manufacturing Tech Lead

U.S. Navy Veteran (Aviator)
15+ years in project management, manufacturing, and operations.
Hypersonic rocket design/manufacturing, high volue medical device production, unmanned aerial systems.
M.S. Systems Engineering (Northwestern)
M.S. Systems Engineering Analysis (Northwestern)
B.S. Industrial Engineering (Northwestern)

Miguel Cordova

Software Development/Machine Learning Intern

Software Development Intern
B.S. Computer Science, B.S. Mathematics (Dec 2024)
Robotics, Machine Learning, Autonomous Systems

Dash2 Advisors

David H. Young


Technology Strategy; Software Architecture and Development
40+ years experience in technology development and leadership
Retired CEO/CTO multiple technology firms
B.S. Earth Science; U.C. Santa Cruz

Sarah Boisvert


Business Strategy, Advanced Manufacturing, Product Development
35+ years experience in technology development and leadership
Serial Entrepreneur, Board Member – NM Tech Council, NM Local
Workforce Board, Former President Laser Institute of America
Johns Hopkins University

Tony Colucci


Business and Commercialization Strategy; Space Industry
40+ years of experience in space technology development and leadership
Former Chief Strategy and Commercial Officer – multiple aerospace firms
MBA Wharton School of Business; B.S. Astrophysics (UNM)

Dash2 Team Professional Affiliations

Dash2 Team Academic Affiliations