Kevin serves as the Strategic Initiatives Manager within Northrop Grumman Mission Systems Global Supply Chain (GSC) that includes the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Program Strategy. Kevin works in a telecommute role based in Albany, New York supporting all NGMS facilities. He specializes in new technology commercialization, rapidly advancing the state-of-the-art, and developing the funding strategies for critical technologies as they transition to tactical execution.
Kevin earned his Bachelors in Materials Engineering from the University of Cincinnati and has a combined 9+ years of experience at Northrop Grumman in various roles within Operations. He began his career in Baltimore, MD working as a Process Engineer to develop his hands on experience with advancing the technology for Northrop Grumman’s microelectronic technologies. Kevin also spent two years as the Operations Program Manager for a highly technical program that required a clear vision, direction, and communication with the internal factory and customers.
Kevin departed Northrop Grumman for 3 years to relocate to Albany with his wife to support his family of 3 children. During his time away from Northrop Grumman, Kevin served as the site lead to coordinate all site maintenance and testing requirements for Knolls Atomic Power Laboratory & department manager for Philips Healthcare assembling MRIs. Kevin has a passion for working with a diverse team and promoting change management throughout his career.