Joseph S. Broz is the Executive Director of the Quantum Economic Development Consortium (QED-C) at SRI International. QED-C comprises over 100 US corporations, universities, national laboratories and NGOs in the emerging quantum industry. Broz is also the Senior Advisor for Quantum at the Air Force Research Lab. He has 35 years of experience in industry and in the public sector, and subject matter expertise in condensed matter physics, quantum systems, and NMR. He served as a Laboratory Director for Tenneco, as Vice President of Laboratories and Business Development for TIMET, and in the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy. He received his Ph.D. in physics from ETH Zurich.