Douglas W. Salter

Doug Salter
Corporate Vice President, Technology

Doug Salter was named to the position of Corporate Vice President, Technology in March 2021. In his role, Mr. Salter will have direct oversite and responsibility of strengthening and leveraging technology, product platforms and research and development roadmaps across Woodward. 

Doug Salter has served Woodward since 2000 in significant engineering and leadership roles in both the aerospace and industrial businesses. A Navy veteran with venture capital experience, Mr. Salter began his career at Woodward as Chief Electrical Engineer, and served as VP of Engineering for Engine Systems, Business Development Director for Renewable Power Systems, Director of Program Management for Turbine Systems and most recently as VP/GM for the TRAS Business unit before serving in his current role. His deep experience across Woodward’s mechanical and electronic systems make him well positioned to take Woodward into the next decade of innovation.

Mr. Salter received his Master of Business Administration in 2003 and his Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering in 1993, both from the University of Colorado.