Lorraine M. Martin is Deputy Executive Vice President of Lockheed Martin's Mission Systems and Training (MST) Business Area. In this role, she assists MST's Executive Vice President with all aspects of the MST business, including strategic planning, operations, program execution, talent development and customer engagement.
With more than 36,000 employees around the world, MST supports programs for all U.S. military services, as well as for international military, civil and commercial customers. MST's portfolio features more than 1,000 programs, such as the Aegis Combat System, Littoral Combat Ship, Sikorsky helicopters, and military and commercial training systems, including for the F-35 Lightning II.
Prior to joining MST, Ms. Martin served as the Executive Vice President and General Manager, F-35 Lightning II Program, for Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company. She was responsible for successful completion of the System Development and Demonstration Program, production, flight testing, global deployment and sustainment of the three F-35 variants for 13 military services in nine partner countries and three foreign military sales customers. From April 2012 to March 2013, she was Vice President and Deputy, F-35 Program.
As Vice President of C-130 Programs Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company from December 2010 to April 2012, Ms. Martin was responsible for all aspects of the C-130 airlifter line of business. Prior to that, she was Vice President of the C-5 Program, where she was responsible for overall operations and leadership of the Avionics Modernization Program, Reliability Enhancement and Re-engining Program, Legacy Fleet Sustainment and Depot Services Program, and the Large Aircraft Infrared Countermeasures Program.
Ms. Martin was the Vice President, Flight Solutions, Lockheed Martin Simulation, Training & Support, responsible for aircrew training programs for the U.S. Air Force Special Operations Command; C-130 Hercules aircrew training; F-16 Fighting Falcon, F-22 Raptor and F-15 Eagle pilot training; flight simulation systems for the U.S. Navy and Marine Corps; and the F-35 Lightning II training system. In addition, Ms. Martin led the expansion of Lockheed Martin's training business to numerous international training contracts.
Ms. Martin's Lockheed Martin career began at Unisys Defense Systems in 1988 as the program manager for computer security contracts in support of the Strategic Defense Initiative and the YF-23 fighter aircraft program. She has held several other positions with the corporation, including Vice President and Deputy of the Lockheed Martin Integrated Systems & Solutions and Vice President, Aerospace Information Operations.
Prior to joining Lockheed Martin, Ms. Martin served as an officer in the U.S. Air Force, holding various leadership positions for software intensive technology and development programs.
Ms. Martin has a Bachelor of Arts in Computational Mathematics from DePauw University and a Master of Science in Computer Science from Boston University. She is a Lockheed Martin Certified Program Manager.