Maj Gen Tom Andersen, USAF (Ret)
Senior Vice President, Washington, DC Operations, Sierra Nevada Corporation
BioTom Andersen retired from the U.S. Air Force as a Major General. He commanded at all levels and held key positions on the Air Staff, Joint Staff, Combatant Command Staffs, and in NATO. Tom served as Chief of Staff and Director of Intelligence for U.S. Strategic Command; Director of Plans and Programs, and Director of Requirements for the Headquarters Air Combat Command. Prior to his retirement, he commanded the Air Force’s Curtis E. LeMay Center for Doctrine Development and Education.
Tom serves as the Senior Vice President for Washington, DC Operations, where he oversees the company’s Legislative Affairs, Government Relations, and Strategic Communication activities in the National Capital Region. He also participates with the SNC Board of Advisors and is active in all facets of the Corporation’s planning.
Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) is a trusted leader in innovative, advanced technology solutions and open architecture integrations in aerospace and national security. Best known for its unique mission applications, SNC creates customized solutions for the world’s most pressing technology challenges in the fields of aviation, national security space, electronic warfare, command and control, mission systems and inline cybersecurity. SNC is owned by Chairwoman and President Eren Ozmen and CEO Fatih Ozmen, and is once again recognized as a US Best Managed Company by Deloitte Private. In spring 2021, SNC announced the transition of its Space Systems business area to an independent commercial space company, Sierra Space.