Pamela Drew, PhD
Premier Aerospace Defense
Pamela (Pam) Drew is a globally focused P&L executive with a distinguished career path that included top-level executive positions with Boeing, Northrop Grumman, TASC and ITT Exelis. During her 28 year career, she led large scale multi-billion dollar P&L operations in aerospace & defense, high technology R&D and technical services with an emphasis in computer science such as data analytics, cyber security and digitally enabled or enhanced operations. Her career highlights include generation of multi-billion dollar contract awards through the innovative application of advanced technologies, often in very short time horizons, for customers in the military, global/homeland security, civil and commercial aviation markets. Pam is also a nationally recognized expert and has been a member or chair of various advisory boards including at the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine.
Pam is now serving as a Director of Serco, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Serco Group plc, a $5 billion international business that helps transform government and public services around the world. She is also serving as a Director on the proxy board of Ultra Electronics Secure Intelligence Systems, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Ultra Electronics, a $1 billion international business which operates in aerospace and defense, security and cyber, transport and energy markets.
Pam earned her BA in mathematics, MS and PhD in computer science from the University of Colorado, Boulder where she was recognized in 2004 with the Distinguished Engineering Alumni Award and in 2015 with the George Norlin “Outstanding Alumni” Award.