Advisory Board


Ellen Lord

Textron Systems

President & Chief Executive Officer

Ellen Lord is president and chief executive officer of Textron Systems, as well as a member of the Textron Executive Leadership Team. She leads a multi-billion dollar business with a broad range of products and services supporting defense, homeland security, aerospace, infrastructure protection, and other customers around the world. Prior to assuming this position in 2012, Lord served in senior leadership positions within several of Textron Systems’ diverse businesses. Lord earned a masters degree in chemistry from the University of New Hampshire, as well as a bachelor of arts in chemistry from Connecticut College.