Joe Crippen prides himself on almost four decades of service to his country. Joe began his time at the Lab after serving in the United States Army for twenty years. As a long-time staff member, Mr. Crippen is quite knowledgeable of the history and protocol of the Lab. He is currently providing logistical and operational support to the Government and Community Relations Offices and K-12 Outreach. Became a first time Grandfather in December of 2020 and spends time with his family and traveling.