Douglas C. Marble

Senior Manager

As a Senior Manager at Metron, Inc., Dr. Marble has served as a consultant, logistics coordinator and oceanographer on a U.S. Navy large unmanned maritime vehicle prototype project. His work in these areas includes project management, research and development, engineering prototyping and high resolution coupled, near-shore ocean and atmosphere modeling to support UMV mission planning, autonomy, testing and operations. 

Dr. Marble has contributed to ONR’s Large Displacement Unmanned Underwater Vehicle Innovative Naval Prototype since 2013. He brings 27 years of Navy service, command experience and leadership in science and technology program management, research and development, technology transition, oceanography and global fleet operations. 



  • Ph.D., Physical Oceanography, Naval Postgraduate School
  • Masters, Meteorology and Physical Oceanography, Naval Postgraduate School
  • Bachelors Marine Science, University of South Carolina