Science technology company Leidos has announced the appointment of Elizabeth (Liz) Porter as its Health Group President, effective immediately. Ms. Porter has been acting in the role since March, and her confirmation will see her continue to oversee all Health Group activities, including new business growth, technology development and thought leadership.
"Our strong bench of talent is one of many things that makes Leidos great and we are thrilled to add Liz to our executive team," said Leidos Chairman and CEO Roger Krone. "Through her experience leading operations for the Civil Group, and recently as acting president of the Health Group, Liz has demonstrated a track record of driving our business and generating growth. As the health market continues to expand and evolve, we are fortunate to leverage her expertise going forward."
Ms. Porter has previously worked for the Civil Group as operation manager for its Federal Energy & Environment business, and has experience in critical infrastructure system engineering and technology, business development, and program management.