An Aerospace Industry Association of Michigan Event

Christopher E. Stone

Vice President & Chief Supply Chain Officer
Lockheed Martin

Chris Stone is Vice President & Chief Supply Chain Officer for Lockheed Martin Corporation. In this capacity, he is responsible for leading and integrating across the Enterprise to establish the vision and strategy for our Supply Chain function. He is also responsible for developing and implementing strategic roadmaps to optimize our Supply Chain performance, reducing risk and complexity, increasing resilience to strengthen program execution, accelerating business growth, and enabling customers’ 21st Century Security requirements.

Chris brings 28 years of aerospace and defense leadership experience to this critical role with a focus in manufacturing and supply chain management, business operations, production control, logistics and organizational transformation. He began his career as an Aviation Officer in the United States Army, including service as a peacekeeper in Bosnia. Since then, he has held leadership roles of increasing scale, including positions at Smiths Aerospace, Textron and

Aerojet Rocketdyne.

Chris holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in Management from Gonzaga University and an MBA from Rice University.