Retired Executive VP of Lockheed Martin’s Information Systems & Global Solutions
Linda Gooden is the Retired Executive Vice President of Lockheed Martin’s Information Systems & Global Solutions (IS&GS) business area and an officer of the Lockheed Martin Corporation, responsible for the leadership of IS&GS’s 30,000 experienced professionals who provide integrated information technology solutions, systems and services to support worldwide missions for civil, defense, intelligence and other government customers. Under Mrs. Gooden’s direction, the IS&GS business area generated over $10 billion of sales in 2012. Mrs. Gooden was President of Lockheed Martin Information Technology (LMIT), a business unit she grew over 10 years to become a multibillion dollar business. Prior to assuming the President of LMIT, she was Vice President of Lockheed Martin’s Software Support Services unit from 1994 and earlier held other positions of increasing responsibility. Mrs. Gooden actively supports professional, academic and civic organizations and in 2010 she received an appointed to the National Security Telecommunications Advisory Committee (NSTAC) by President Barack Obama.