Kathy Warden is corporate vice president and president of Northrop Grumman's Information Systems sector, an approximately $6.5 billion leading global provider of advanced solutions for defense, intelligence, civil agency and commercial customers. Ms. Warden is a member of the company's Corporate Policy Council.
In this role, Ms. Warden oversees large-scale, mission-critical systems and complex hardware and software products within the U.S. and internationally in areas such as command, control and communications; cybersecurity and identity management; homeland security; health, public safety and enterprise infrastructure; and intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) and ground systems.
Previously, Ms. Warden was sector vice president and general manager, Cyber Intelligence division Northrop Grumman Information Systems sector.
Ms. Warden has extensive experience in operational leadership and business development in government and commercial markets. Previously, she was vice president for the Cyber and SIGINT business unit in the sector's Intelligence Systems division. She joined Northrop Grumman in 2008 as vice president, Strategic Initiatives, where she was responsible for ISR market strategies including key growth campaigns in cyber and intelligence information sharing.
Prior to joining the company, Ms. Warden was vice president, Intelligence Systems at General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems, where she led the Intelligence Systems business unit. Previously, Ms. Warden was a senior vice president at Veridian Corporation where she led a business unit delivering ISR capability in support of space programs and led strategic pursuits with the Department of Defense and intelligence agencies.