Vice President & General Manager
Stephanie C. Hill is the Vice President & General Manager of Lockheed Martin’s Ship & Aviation Systems (SAS) line of business for Mission Systems & Training (MST).
In this role, Ms. Hill oversees the strategy and execution of all SAS programs, a diverse portfolio that includes the Littoral Combat Ship program; Coast Guard systems; aviation systems, including rotary wing, fixed wing, unmanned aerial systems; intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance systems; electronic products; information technology services for U.S. and international postal services; logistics and sustainment; lasers and sensor systems; and vertical launch platforms.
Since joining Lockheed Martin in 1987 as a software engineer, Ms. Hill has held positions of increasing responsibility. In her previous role as Vice President & General Manager of Information Systems & Global Solutions Civil business, she led more than 10,000 employees who provided a wide array of information technology systems and services in areas such as information and cyber security, finance, transportation, citizen protection, energy, health care and space exploration. She previously served as Vice President of Corporate Internal Audit and Vice President & General Manager of the Electronic Systems-Mission Systems & Sensors, Baltimore site.
Ms. Hill is a member of the Maryland Business Roundtable; the University of Maryland, Baltimore County’s Board of Visitors; and the Greater Baltimore Committee. She also serves on the Board of Directors of Project Lead the Way, the nation’s leading provider of K-12 Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) programs, and the RTCA NextGen Advisory Committee, which develops recommendations to the Federal Aviation Administration regarding its modernization of the National Airspace System.
Ms. Hill has been recognized for her career achievements and community outreach, especially in the advancement of STEM education. She was recently selected as one of Computerworld’s 2015 Premier 100 IT Leaders and one of Maryland’s 19th Annual International Leadership Awardees by the World Trade Center Institute. In 2014, Ms. Hill was named the U.S. Black Engineer of the Year by Career Communications Group and included on EBONY Magazine’s Power 100 list, which recognizes the achievements of African-Americans in a variety of fields. In 2013, she received an AFCEA Heroines in Technology Award and earned the President’s Award from the Greater Baltimore Committee for support of minority business development. Deeply committed to the development of others, Ms. Hill mentors many students and Lockheed Martin professionals. Born in Baltimore, Maryland, Ms. Hill graduated with high honors from the University of Maryland, Baltimore County with a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science and Economics.