Lance Towers was the director of Advanced Technology Programs (ATP) for Electronic and Information Solutions (E&IS), a division within Boeing Network and Space Systems (BN&SS). In this role, Towers oversaw the Advanced Technology Programs business, which is headquartered in Huntington Beach, California. ATP has approximately 500 employees throughout the United States who specialize in small, lightweight, low-power electronics; remote unattended sensors; network communications solutions; mission planning and field support; operations support and sustainment; unmanned underwater systems; and acoustics solutions.
Towers has more than 28 years of engineering and management experience. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in electrical engineering and a Master of Science degree in communication theory from California State Polytechnic University of Pomona. He is also a registered professional electrical engineer with the state of California.
Mr. Towers will serve an initial three-year term.