Despite their diverse backgrounds, DRS employees all have one thing in common: they have built their careers — and their lives — serving our country, our employees and our customers.
|7/7/2015 11:13:55 PM||
William J. Lynn III
Chief Executive Officer, Leonardo North America and DRS Technologies, Inc.
William J. “Bill” Lynn III is the Chief Executive Officer of both Leonardo North America and DRS Technologies, Inc. Prior to joining DRS in January 2012, Lynn served as the 30th United States Deputy Secretary of Defense from 2009 until 2011. Serving under Secretaries Robert Gates and Leon Panetta, he managed three million personnel and oversaw an annual budget of $700 billion. He also personally led the Defense Department's efforts in cybersecurity, space strategy and energy policy.
|7/2/2015 8:23:31 PM||
Terence J. Murphy
Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer
Terence J. Murphy joined DRS Technologies in 2001 and has held a variety of positions within DRS prior to becoming Chief Operating Officer. Murphy has more than 25 years of experience in the aerospace and defense industry with diverse experience in direct profit & loss and operational responsibility, general management, product development, program management and product design. Most recently, Murphy served as president of the DRS Network and Imaging Systems Group focused on the convergence of network, computing and imaging systems for military and commercial markets. Prior to that position within DRS, Murphy served in multiple executive roles of increasing responsibility, including president of the Reconnaissance, Surveillance and Target Acquisition Group, vice president and general manager of the Infrared Technologies Division and vice president of Technical Operations for the RSTA business unit. Prior to joining DRS, Murphy worked for Texas Instruments and Motorola in a variety of management and product design positions.
|7/2/2015 8:23:19 PM||
Sandra L. Hodgkinson
Senior Vice President, Strategic Planning, Chief of Staff
Sandra L. "Sandy" Hodgkinson is the Senior Vice President for Strategic Planning and Chief of Staff. In this role, she is Chief of Staff to the CEO, and leads the development and execution of the DRS annual strategic plan, working closely with the DRS CEO, COO, CFO, Group Presidents and Leonardo leadership. Ms. Hodgkinson is also Secretary of the Leonardo North America Steering Committee, which guides and focuses strategy and the development of shared services in North America for DRS Technologies and the Leonardo Aircraft, Helicopter, Airborne & Space, Land & Naval Defense Electronics, and Defense Systems divisions in North America.
|7/2/2015 8:22:31 PM||
Steven J. Cortese
Executive Vice President, Washington Operations
Prior to joining DRS, Steven Cortese served as Senior Vice President, Government Relations and Corporate Communications at ATK, an aerospace, defense and commercial products company. He was responsible for all company activities in Washington, DC, including Congressional and Pentagon relations, leading the company’s pursuit of Department of Defense and NASA business and helping shape its international business strategy. Cortese also led ATK Corporate Communications and was the primary interface with supply chain partners and major prime contractors in Washington.
|11/29/2016 12:04:34 PM||
Roger N. Sexauer
Executive Vice President, Corporate Business Development
Roger N. Sexauer is Executive Vice President of Corporate Business Development. He leads a team of highly skilled business development professionals that partner with the seven DRS lines of businesses to identify, cultivate and pursue new business opportunities in the U.S. market and internationally.
|7/2/2015 8:22:18 PM||
Mark A. Dorfman
Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary
Mark A. Dorfman is the company’s Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary. As a member of the DRS executive team and its chief legal officer, Dorfman regularly provides advice and counsel to the DRS Board of Directors and executive management of the company. He leads the company's legal and regulatory affairs, ethics and compliance programs, risk management and corporate governance activities.
|7/2/2015 8:21:54 PM||
Tami E. Gesiskie
Senior Vice President, Human Resources
Tami Gesiskie is the Senior Vice President, Human Resources providing human resources strategy, leadership and program direction for the company. She focuses on strategy and solutions in the areas of talent acquisition, development and training, employee engagement, compensation and rewards, benefits rewards, retention activities, performance management, human resources information systems, labor and employee relations.
|7/2/2015 8:22:07 PM||
Joseph P. Militano
Senior Vice President, Public Affairs and Communications
As Senior Vice President, Public Affairs and Communications, Joseph Militano oversees all public affairs and communications activities for DRS Technologies. Prior to joining DRS, Mr. Militano was Vice President of International and Business Development Communications for Raytheon Company.
|11/28/2016 10:56:19 PM||
Vice President and General Manager, Land Systems
John Baylouny is the acting Vice President and General Manager of our Land Systems line of business. His prior leadership roles at DRS have included Vice President of Programs and Chief Technology Officer for C4ISR; acting Vice President and General Manager of Sustainment Systems; Vice President and General Manager of Advanced ISR; Vice President and CTO for NIS; and Vice President of Technical Operations for RSTA, to name a few.
|11/28/2016 10:54:53 PM||
Vice President and General Manager, Electro-Optical & Infrared Systems
Shawn Black is the Vice President and General Manager of the Electro-Optical & Infrared Systems line of business, after serving as the Vice President and General Manager of our Infrared Sensors & Systems business. Shawn came to DRS in 2003 and has held a variety of leadership positions during his tenure; including Vice President of Defense Electro-Optical (EO) / Infrared (IR) Systems, Vice President for Ground Vehicle EO / IR Systems and Vice President of Business Development for Environmental Systems.
Prior to DRS, Shawn worked for Perot Systems (now Dell Services) and as an internal auditor and business consultant for Arthur Andersen. He has a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Chemical Engineering from Pennsylvania State University and an MBA from Boston University. Shawn also served in the United States Marine Corps (USMC), achieving the rank of Captain after 5 years of service with tank and infantry units.
|11/28/2016 10:57:35 PM||
Vice President and General Manager, Airborne & Intelligence Systems
Larry Ezell is the Vice President and General Manager of DRS’s Airborne & Intelligence Systems line of business. He has been with DRS for more than 16 years, serving in a variety of positions, including President and General Manager of Environmental Systems, Inc. and P&L roles with Combat Vehicles, Control Systems, and Production Services.
|11/28/2016 10:51:56 PM||
Vice President and General Manager, Land Electronics
Jerry Hathaway is the Vice President and General Manager for the Land Electronics line of business. Prior to this appointment, he held several positions at DRS including Vice President and General Manager for Technologies Network Computing and Test Solutions (NCTS) and Vice President of Engineering for the Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (C4ISR) Group.
|11/28/2016 10:59:05 PM||
Vice President and General Manager, Naval Electronics
Patrick Marion is the Vice President and General Manager for our Naval Electronics line of business, bringing more than three decades of defense industry experience to the role. Patrick began with DRS in 2003 as the Vice President and General Manager of the Laurel Technologies business. In 2005 he took responsibility for the DRS business in Largo, Florida, which formed the core for the DRS Build-to-Print (BTP) business that became the DRS Maritime Systems and Services (MSS) division in 2013.
|11/28/2016 10:49:26 PM||
Vice President and General Manager, Global Communications & Security
Jim Scott is the Vice President and General Manager for the Global Communications & Security line of business. Prior to this appointment, he was President of DRS’ Global Enterprise Solutions (GES) business group, as well as Vice President and General Manager for the Global Enterprise Solutions unit of the Aviation, Communications and Homeland Security (ACHS) group. In these capacities, Jim applied his leadership to provide a variety of solutions to U.S. and International Defense, Intelligence, Special Operations, and Federal/Civil Agencies, including Satellite Communications, IT and Network Solutions, IA/Cyber Security, Electronic Security and Access Control, and Aviation Maintenance.
|11/28/2016 10:45:24 PM||
Sally A. Wallace
Vice President and General Manager, Naval Power
Sally A.Wallace is the acting Vice President and General Manager for the Naval Power line of business, and has more than 20 years’ experience, in roles of increasing responsibility, within the defense industry. Most recently, Sally had the position of President of the C4ISR Group within DRS. Prior to her appointment, Sally served as the Vice President of Business Operations for DRS Maritime and Combat Support Systems Group, as well as the Vice President and General Manager of DRS Power and Control Technologies.