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Eileen P. Drake

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    Director Since 2017

     
     
     
     

    Chief Executive Officer and President
    Aerojet Rocketdyne

    Ms. Eileen P. Drake has served as Chief Executive Officer and President of Aerojet Rocketdyne Holdings, Inc., a manufacturer of aerospace and defense products, since June 2015. She joined Aerojet Rocketdyne in March 2015 as Chief Operating Officer.  Ms. Drake was previously with United Technologies Corporation (“UTC”) from November 2003 through February 2015, where she served as President of Pratt & Whitney AeroPower’s auxiliary power unit and small turbojet propulsion business from January 2012 through January 2015.  She also held other various senior level roles during her tenure at UTC.  Prior to joining UTC, Ms. Drake held various senior level roles with Ford Motor Company between 1996 and 2003.  Ms. Drake served on active duty for seven years as a U.S. Army aviator and airfield commander of Davison Army Airfield in Fort Belvoir, Virginia.  

    Ms. Drake is an accomplished, dynamic leader with extensive experience in profit and loss management, operations, quality and supply chain.  She brings to the Board extensive experience in the Aerospace industry and a results-oriented mentality.