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Marillyn A. Hewson,
Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer
Marillyn A. Hewson is Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Lockheed Martin Corporation. She previously held a variety of increasingly responsible executive positions with the Corporation, including President and Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice President of Lockheed Martin’s Electronic Systems business area.
In her over 30 years with Lockheed Martin, Ms. Hewson has held several operational leadership positions including President of Lockheed Martin Systems Integration; Executive Vice President of Global Sustainment for Lockheed Martin Aeronautics; President and General Manager of Kelly Aviation Center, L.P., an affiliate of Lockheed Martin; and President of Lockheed Martin Logistics Services. She has also served in key corporate executive roles, including Senior Vice President of Corporate Shared Services; Vice President of Global Supply Chain Management; and Vice President of Corporate Internal Audit.
Ms. Hewson serves on the Board of Directors of DuPont and previously chaired the Sandia Corporation Board of Directors from 2010 to 2013. She served on the Board of Directors of Carpenter Technology Corporation from 2002 through 2006. In September 2013, Ms. Hewson was appointed by President Barack Obama to the President’s Export Council, the principal national advisory committee on international trade. She is Vice Chairman of the Aerospace Industries Association, and is an Associate Fellow of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics.
Ms. Hewson serves on the Board of Directors of the Congressional Medal of Honor Foundation, the Board of Governors of the USO, the Board of the National Geographic Education Foundation, the University of Alabama’s Culverhouse College of Commerce and Business Administration Board of Visitors, and the Board of Directors of Catalyst. She is also a Director of the Atlantic Council’s International Advisory Board and a member of The Business Roundtable, an association of chief executive officers of leading U.S. companies. Ms. Hewson has been selected by Fortune magazine as one of the “50 Most Powerful Women in Business” for the past five years and was named #4 in 2014. She was named #20 on the Forbes “World’s 100 Most Powerful Women” list in 2015.
Born in Junction City, Kansas, Ms. Hewson earned her Bachelor of Science degree in business administration and her Master of Arts degree in economics from The University of Alabama. She also attended the Columbia Business School and Harvard Business School executive development programs.
Bruce L. Tanner,
Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Bruce L. Tanner is Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for Lockheed Martin Corporation. Mr. Tanner was appointed to his current position on September 1, 2007. As Chief Financial Officer (CFO), Mr. Tanner is responsible for all aspects of the Corporation’s financial strategies, processes, and operations.
Prior to assuming the post of CFO, Mr. Tanner served as Vice President of Finance and Business Operations for Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company since April 2006. In this role, he was responsible for all business aspects of the company including Financial Management, Accounting, Estimating, Contracts, and Program Finance.
Mr. Tanner also served as Vice President of Finance and Business Operations for Lockheed Martin’s Electronic Systems Business Area for four years before returning to the Aeronautics Business Area where he began his career in January 1982. Beginning in 1982, he held positions of increasing responsibility including Manager of Finance and Director of Financial Management. He served as Vice President, Business Management from 1997 until his promotion to the Electronic Systems Business Area in 2002.
Mr. Tanner received a BBA in Finance from the University of Michigan in 1981 and an MBA in Finance from the University of Texas at Arlington in 1990. He also has completed training at the Lockheed Martin Leadership Skills Institute, Lockheed Martin Advanced Institute and Financial Standards I & II training.
Richard F. Ambrose,
Executive Vice President, Space Systems
Richard F. (Rick) Ambrose is Executive Vice President of Lockheed Martin’s Space Systems Company business area and an officer of Lockheed Martin Corporation. Space Systems is an $8 billion enterprise that employs approximately 14,000 people. The company provides advanced technology systems for national security, civil and commercial customers. Chief products include major satellite systems; human space flight systems; strategic and missile defense systems; space observatories and interplanetary spacecraft; and a range of sensing, communications and exploration payloads.
During his 35-year career in defense and aerospace, Ambrose has led a significant number of programs in support of military, commercial and national security missions. Previously, he was President of Lockheed Martin Information Systems & Global Solutions-National, directing a 6,500-person organization serving the U.S. intelligence community and international partners. Ambrose also served as Vice President and General Manager of the Surveillance and Navigation Systems line of business within Space Systems Company. Prior to that, he led Lockheed Martin’s Mission Systems and Sensors Tactical Systems as Vice President and General Manager. He began his career with Lockheed Martin as Vice President, Lockheed Martin Ground Systems, and Regional Executive of the Rocky Mountain region for Lockheed Martin’s Management and Data Systems and Astronautics Operations. Before joining Lockheed Martin in July 2000, Ambrose was Vice President of Space Systems for Raytheon’s Command, Control and Communications business segment, and formerly was the President and General Manager for Space Systems, Hughes Information Technology Systems. Ambrose chairs the Sandia Corporation Board of Directors and United Launch Alliance (ULA) Board of Directors and serves as a board member for the Space Foundation. He also chairs the World Economic Forum Global Agenda Council on Space. He has a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering technology from the DeVry Institute of Technology and a master’s degree in business administration from the University of Denver.
Sondra L. Barbour,
Executive Vice President, Information Systems & Global Solutions
Sondra Barbour is Executive Vice President of Lockheed Martin’s Information Systems & Global Solutions (IS&GS;) business area and an officer of the Lockheed Martin Corporation. Under her leadership, IS&GS; employs 26,000 experienced professionals, who provide advanced information systems, security and services supporting the critical, complex missions of customers worldwide. One of five business areas within Lockheed Martin, IS&GS; is headquartered in Gaithersburg, Md., and operates in all 50 U.S. states and 20 countries around the world. It generated $8.4 billion in sales in 2013. Most recently, Ms. Barbour was the Senior Vice President of the Enterprise Business Services organization and the corporation’s Chief Information Officer. In this role, she was responsible for all internal information technology operations, including protecting the company’s infrastructure and information from cyber threats. In previous roles, she led the company’s Shared Services and Internal Audit organizations that provided knowledge and oversight of supply chain activities, internal controls, risk management and more.
Ms. Barbour spent more than 20 years working at a predecessor of IS&GS;, including serving as Chief Information Officer and Vice President of Operations for Lockheed Martin Integrated Systems & Solutions. In this role, she was responsible for the Information Technology, Facilities, Supply Chain, Technical Publications, and Environment, Health & Safety operations. Her career includes extensive leadership and technology experience, notably in the design and development of large-scale information systems.
Ms. Barbour holds a bachelor’s degree from Temple University in Computer Science and Accounting. She currently serves on the Board of Directors for 3M and was selected by Fortune magazine as one of the “50 Most Powerful Women in Business” in 2014.
Dale P. Bennett,
Executive Vice President, Mission Systems and Training
Dale P. Bennett is executive vice president of Lockheed Martin’s Mission Systems and Training (MST) business area.
In this role, Mr. Bennett oversees the execution of programs for the U.S. Air Force, Army, Coast Guard, Marine Corps and Navy, as well as for international military, civil and commercial customers. MST employs approximately 17,000 people across the globe, including more than 2,000 in Australia, Canada, Mexico, the Netherlands, New Zealand, United Kingdom and other countries. MST’s portfolio features more than 1,000 programs, such as the Aegis Combat System, Littoral Combat Ship, MH-60 helicopter avionics, ocean energy, and military and commercial training systems, including for the F-35 Lightning II. Previously, Mr. Bennett served as the president of Lockheed Martin’s Mission Systems and Sensors (MS2) business unit and the Global Training and Logistics (GTL) business unit before that.
Mr. Bennett's career spans more than 30 years of service to industry and the military. He joined Lockheed Martin in 1981 as a systems engineer and worked assignments of increasing responsibility within the Corporation. Mr. Bennett’s diverse background includes experience in engineering, business development, strategic planning, independent research and development, program management and general management. Mr. Bennett has also served as president of Lockheed Martin Simulation, Training & Support, as well as a dual role as president of the Integrated Coast Guard Systems joint venture and vice president of Lockheed Martin MS2’s Coast Guard Systems. Mr. Bennett served honorably in the U.S. Air Force. He holds a bachelor’s degree in engineering from the University of South Carolina-Columbia, a master’s degree in engineering from Johns Hopkins University and an MBA from the Sloan Fellows Program at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Orlando P. Carvalho,
Executive Vice President, Aeronautics
Orlando Carvalho is Executive Vice President of Lockheed Martin’s Aeronautics business area and an officer of Lockheed Martin Corporation. Aeronautics is a 25,000-employee enterprise that generated $14.9 billion in sales in 2014. He was appointed to this position by Lockheed Martin’s Board of Directors in March 2013.
In his 35 years with Lockheed Martin, Mr. Carvalho has held several integral leadership positions, including Executive Vice President and General Manager of the F-35 Lightning II
Joint Strike Fighter program. In this role, he led the System Development and Demonstration program, aircraft production, flight testing and global sustainment of the three F-35 variants for the United States, eight partner countries and three foreign military sales customers.
Previously, he served as Vice President and Deputy for the F-35 Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter program; President of Lockheed Martin Mission Systems & Sensors; and General Manager and Vice President of Surface-Sea Based Ballistic Missile Defense Systems. He is credited with establishing and building the Spanish Navy’s F-100 Combat System program – Lockheed Martin’s first significant entry into the European naval combat system market.
Mr. Carvalho serves on the Board of Directors for the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum and on the Board of Advisors for the University of Maryland Robert H. Smith School of Business. He is an Associate Fellow of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics.
Born in Vineland, New Jersey, Mr. Carvalho earned his Bachelor of Science degree in mathematics from Fairfield University and his Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Maryland. In 1980, he joined the Aerospace Sector of the RCA Corporation, which ultimately became part of the Lockheed Martin Corporation in 1995.
Patrick M. Dewar,
Executive Vice President, Lockheed Martin International
Patrick (Pat) Dewar is Executive Vice President of Lockheed Martin International, Chairman of Lockheed Martin Global, Inc. and a corporate officer. Appointed to his current role in July 2013, he is responsible for Lockheed Martin Corporation’s global operations and for the development and execution of strategies aimed to grow the business and strengthen international customer relationships and industrial partnerships in 70 countries. Lockheed Martin International is headquartered in London and the Washington, D.C., metropolitan area, with offices in Ottawa, Riyadh, Abu Dhabi, Singapore and Canberra; and regional offices in Tel Aviv, New Delhi, Tokyo and Seoul.
With nearly three decades of international business experience, Mr. Dewar has served in roles of increasing responsibility at Lockheed Martin including Senior Vice President of Corporate Strategy and Business Development; Vice President of Corporate International Business Development; and Vice President of Business Development for the former Electronic Systems business area. He also has served as Chairman of Boards of Directors for Lockheed Martin UK Holdings Limited; Lockheed Martin España, S.A.; Lockheed Martin Australia Pty Limited; and as a member of the Lockheed Martin UAE Advisory Board.
Mr. Dewar has led critical programs for Lockheed Martin including the VH-71 Presidential Helicopter, the Hellfire/Longbow Missile and the Medium Extended Air Defense System (MEADS). He also has amassed a wealth of experience on advanced development programs for hypersonic weapons and electromagnetic gun-launched projectiles. Beginning his career as a Missile Guidance Engineer on the Trident II Fleet Ballistic Missile Program for the General Electric Company, he subsequently worked at the former GE Reentry Systems in Philadelphia, Pa; GE Astro Space in Valley Forge, Pa.; Martin Marietta Electronics & Missiles in Orlando, Fla, Lockheed Martin Systems Integration in Owego, NY and at the corporation’s Headquarters in Bethesda, Md.
His educational accomplishments include a Master of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from Drexel University and a Bachelor of Science in Engineering from Swarthmore College. Mr. Dewar is a published author of various technical papers in publications to include the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Proceedings, The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) periodicals, and the journal of the Precision Strike Association.
Richard H. Edwards,
Executive Vice President, Missiles and Fire Control
Richard H. (Rick) Edwards is Executive Vice President of Lockheed Martin’s Missiles and Fire Control (MFC) business area. Previously, he held the same title for the MFC business unit, a company within the former Electronic Systems business area which was realigned in December, 2012. MFC develops, manufactures and supports advanced combat, missile, rocket and space systems and provides technical services and logistics support for military customers that include the U.S. Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, Special Operations Forces and dozens of foreign nations. MFC also offers products and services for the global civil nuclear power industry. Mr. Edwards has also been Vice President, Tactical Missiles and Combat Maneuver Systems (TM/CMS) for MFC, where he was responsible for all aspects of Precision Fires, Close Combat Systems, Ground Vehicles, Nuclear Systems and Solutions programs, as well as MFC’s business in the United Kingdom. During that time he achieved significant expansion into new business markets, doubling the size of the TM/CMS line of business in approximately five years as well as increasing the international content of the portfolio to greater than 35 percent. Throughout his career Mr. Edwards has held several significant leadership positions including: Capture Program Director for the Joint Common Missile, Javelin Program Director, and Tactical Missiles Program Director, where he was responsible for all aspects of Javelin, Hellfire, Longbow, Predator, Common Missile and Precision Guided Munitions programs. Prior to joining Lockheed Martin, Mr. Edwards served in a variety of increasingly responsible positions at Fairchild Republic Company in Hagerstown, Md., where he gained experience in cost estimating and scheduling as well as industrial engineering. Mr. Edwards graduated from Gettysburg College with a Bachelor of Science degree in business administration. He is a member of the Association of the United States Army Council of Trustees. He serves on the Board of Directors of the Dallas Opera, the Board of Advisors for the Dallas Regional Chamber of Commerce and the Committee of the Academy of Medicine, Engineering and Science of Texas for the Industry and Community Affiliates.