Year Inducted / Awarded: 2003
Member Award: Academy of Distinguished Engineers
Mr. Toner is President of General Dynamics Electric Boat Corporation and Executive Vice President of General Dynamics’ Marine Systems group, which is the U.S. Navy’s leading supplier of combat vessels’ including nuclear submarines, surface combatants and auxiliary ships. He began his career with Electric Boat in 1965 as a test engineer and rose through the ranks, serving in a variety of capacities, including manager of Reactor Services, Vice President of Operations, and Vice President of Innovation. Before assuming the presidency in 2000, he served as Senior Vice President and directed the activities of the engineering and design departments. In 2000, he received the Distinguished Alumni Award. He is a member of the School of Engineering Dean’s Advisory Board.