Gabriel “Gabe” Mounce, SPACEWERX

Gabe Mounce is the Deputy Director of the SPACEWERX Innovation Office.  In this role he supports all SPACEWERX activities to include directing the Space Force Accelerator program out of the Air Force Research Lab (AFRL) in New Mexico where he oversees the Hyperspace Challenge in Albuquerque and the Catalyst Space Accelerator in Colorado Springs both focused on connecting the entrepreneurial start-up community to the US Space Force and co-leading the Space PRIME program. He is also the Technology Commercialization Lead for AFRL in New Mexico where he oversees all aspects of technology transfer, community engagement, and marketing & publicity for Directed Energy and Space Vehicle technology. As a Reservist, Col Mounce also supports USSF activity as the Senior Reservist to the Chief of Staff, Space Operations Center-West/Combined Force Space Component Command.