Our BoardCommNexus is a non-profit organization that is member supported. We rely on the sponsorship of industry companies, along with the participation of individuals from our community, to assist us in helping the San Diego technology community. Our Board of Directors is comprised of representatives from our sponsor companies and industry advisors.
At the heart of EvoNexus is a driven team working tirelessly to ensure EvoNexus provides startups with the support and opportunities needed to prosper and pioneer the future of technology.
Dr. Tom Lookabaugh
EvoNexus San Diego Committee
Former CTO, Entropic Communications
Dr. Lookabaugh, 55, has over 30 years of experience in semiconductor, communications equipment, and service provider industries, as well as academia. Currently he is President of Thomas Lookabaugh Associates, LLC, a consultancy serving the telecommunications industry. He previously was an executive at Cable Television Laboratories leading cross industry R&D efforts, at Viasat running the commercial mobility business, at Entropic as CTO, as CEO of Polycipher, a cable industry JV developing security products and infrastructure, and as an Assistant Professor of Interdisciplinary Telecommunications and Computer Science at the University of Colorado. Dr. Lookabaugh co-founded the video equipment manufacturer DiviCom, acquired by C-Cube Semiconductor and by Harmonic, Inc., where he served as President of the Convergent Systems Division.
Dr. Lookabaugh holds a BS in Engineering Physics from Colorado School of Mines and MS degrees in Electrical Engineering, Statistics, and Engineering Management and a PhD in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University.