Chief of Staff
In his role as Chief of Staff (CoS) for Barrios Technology, Jeff Cline supports the President and the
executive team with overseeing the smooth running of the organization, as well as working closely with
key service departments and management teams to facilitate strategic planning and implementation.
With a BS in Computer Science from the University of Houston, he has more than 30 years’ experience
providing software development and project management support for NASA space programs, from
Space Station Freedom to the current day International Space Station (ISS).
Since working at Barrios, Jeff has led software development teams, served as Lead and Chief Architect
of MIDAS, supported various contracts in management positions, and been instrumental in establishing
the Barrios brand in Huntsville. Prior to being appointed Chief of Staff in 2021, he served as Director of
Jeff has been the recipient of several NASA Awards for technical innovation and has led a team
recognised with a NASA Award for Software Excellence. In his free time, Jeff is a classic and sports-car
enthusiast and enjoys restoring older vehicles. He is engaged to Kim Stelter, a pro-bono lawyer who
helps the underprivileged and human trafficking victims.