Chief Operations Officer

Mick Jaggers is the Chief Operations Officer for Epirus, Inc. In this role, he is responsible for insuring the efficient and effective functioning of the organization. He has overall responsibility for all operational aspects of the business, driving strategic initiatives, ensuring regulatory compliance, and fostering a culture of innovation and excellence.

Prior to his current assignment, Mr. Jaggers served in various senior leadership roles with Northrop Grumman Corporation including, Vice President, Advanced Technology Demonstration Center; Vice President, Global Hawk Unmanned Air System (UAS); Director; UAS Airspace Integration, Sector Lead Executive for Nellis and Creech AFBs; Manager, Business Development X-47B Joint Unmanned Combat Air Systems Program (J-UCAS) and USAF Customer Requirements, J-UCAS.

Prior to joining Northrop Grumman, Mr. Jaggers served 20 years in the United States Air Force. He enlisted in the US Air Force in 1984 as an Air Traffic Control Specialist. As a controller, he was deployed in support of OPERATION: Just Cause and OPERATIONs: Desert Shield/Storm/Calm. In 1992, he received his commission and flew the F-15E Strike Eagle in various CONUS and overseas locations. He was deployed in support of OPERATIONs: Northern/Southern Watch/Provide Comfort II and lastly during OPERATION: Iraqi Freedom. He has 2,000 hours in the F-15E of which 300 are combat hours. His last military assignment was as the F-15E Division Commander for Operational Test and Evaluation at Nellis AFB, NV. Major Jaggers’ military decorations include the Distinguished Flying Cross with Valor with two oak leaf clusters.