Northrop Grumman's Chris Jones Named 2016 Black Engineer of the Year
Northrop Grumman's Monique Smith received the BEYA Industry Community Service award. Additionally, 17 Northrop Grumman employees received honorable mentions as BEYA Modern-Day Technology Leaders.
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The employees were recognized for their dedication to community service, educational leadership and outstanding technical and professional contributions, among other achievements.
Jones, a member of the company's corporate policy council, leads Northrop Grumman Technology Services, a recognized leader in integrated logistics; sustainment; modernization; defense, health, civil and government services; and training solutions. The organization supports a diverse customer base, including: the U.S. departments of Defense, Energy, Homeland Security, State and Interior; NASA; the U.S. Postal Service; and the
Jones earned a bachelor's degree in aerospace engineering from the
Jones serves on the board of directors of the
Monique Smith is a mission assurance engineer/project quality manager for Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems, supporting research and technology, and advanced systems development programs. Smith is involved in community support organizations such as Delta Sigma Theta and The Link Incorporate and she is a member of Northrop Grumman employee resources groups the
The 17 Northrop Grumman employees who were honored as BEYA Modern-Day Technology Leaders are: Obinna Anyanwu, Joan Braithwaite, Thurman Brown, Christopher Cummings, Andrew Eckhart, Leah Forde, Marc Harris, Madhavan Komanduri,
Northrop Grumman is a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products and solutions in autonomous systems, cyber, C4ISR, strike, and logistics and modernization to government and commercial customers worldwide. Please visit www.northropgrumman.com for more information.