Claire Leon

Claire Leon

 

Claire E. Leon, Ph.D.

Adjunct Professor in Systems Engineering (2006 – present)

 

E-mail: claire.e.leon@boeing.com

 

 

EDUCATION

 

 

  • Ph.D. 2010, Drucker School of Business, Claremont Graduate University, Executive Management
  • MBA 1995, UCLA Anderson School
  • Masters of Management 1986, University of Redlands
  • Bachelor of Science 1979, George Washington University, Mechanical Engineering

 

 

LOYOLA MARYMOUNT UNIVERSITY, since 2006

 

  • Adjunct Professor, Systems Engineering Graduate Program, 2006 – present

-       teaching Spacecraft Design

 

INDUSTRY POSITIONS

 

  • Boeing Space & Intelligence Systems – Vice President National Programs (2008 – present)
  • Boeing Space & Intelligence Systems – Vice President Navigational and Communications Systems (2008 – 2008)
  • Boeing Space & Intelligence Systems – Program Director, satellite communications and related programs (2001 – 2008 and 1993 – 1996)
  • Boeing Space & Intelligence Systems – Systems Engineering Management, satellite and government programs (1992 -1993)
  • Boeing Space & Intelligence Systems – Test Engineering, communications satellite programs (1979 – 1985)

 

 

HONORS AND AWARDS

 

Women of Leadership, Boeing Amelia Earhart Award, 2005

NRC Committee member on Advanced Technology, National Research Council, 1995 – 1997

“Outstanding Achievement Award” from Women in Aerospace, 1994

Invited lecturer in Systems Engineering Process and Product Development, MIT, 1997

 

 

PROFESSIONAL PUBLICATIONS

 

 

OTHER PR0FESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

 

  • Patent: Method and System for Space Navigation

 

 

 

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

 

  • International Council on Systems Engineering
  • American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics