Aspen Strategy Group

Leo S. Mackay, Jr.

Leo S. Mackay, Jr.Vice President and Elected Corporate Officer, Lockheed Martin Corporation


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Aspen Strategy Group

Biography

Leo S. Mackay, Jr. is Vice President - Ethics and Sustainability, and an elected corporate officer, of Lockheed Martin Corporation. He is an independent director of Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation, a $30B leading global supplier of business and IT services, and strategic advisor to Pegasus Capital Advisors, a private equity fund focused on sustainability and wellness. Dr. Mackay served as Deputy Secretary of Veterans Affairs from 2001-2003 receiving the Exceptional Service Medal, the VA’s highest honor, for his service. From 1993 to 1995 he was military assistant to the ASD/International Security Policy tasked with counter-proliferation, arms control policy, and controls of sensitive U.S. exports.  Dr. Mackay is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations, and the board of directors of the Center for a New American Security. A Secretary of the Navy Distinguished Graduate of the U. S. Naval Academy, he is a former naval aviator (F-14 pilot, Navy Fighter Weapons School (Topgun) graduate), and a veteran of Operation Earnest Will.  He earned a master's degree, and a Ph.D., in public policy from Harvard University. He is a member of the Aspen Strategy Group.