NOVEMBER 11, 2014 — Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has named Todd Leavitt, vice president of its Maritime Systems business unit.
In his new position, Mr. Leavitt will have executive responsibility for all Maritime Systems programs and products. He will lead all domestic and international programs within the Maritime Systems business area, including naval radars, electronic warfare capabilities, navigation systems, machinery controls, and power and control systems.
Mr. Leavitt joined the company in 2007 as manager, Surface Navy Futures. In 2010, he was appointed director, Maritime Sensors and Shipboard Integration, and served in that role until his present appointment.
Prior to joining Northrop Grumman, Mr. Leavitt served 21 years as a surface warfare officer in the U.S. Navy, serving in a wide variety of staff and leadership roles, including command of an Aegis destroyer.
He received a bachelor's degree from Princeton University and a master's degree in political science from Villanova University.