Year Inducted / Awarded: 2013
Member Award: Academy of Distinguished Engineers
Sally Wallace is VP Operations for the DRS Power, Environmental, & Sustainment Systems Group. In this role Ms.?Wallace focuses on business operations and execution across the group including businesses in both MA & CT. She has strong ties to both the State of Connecticut and to the University. After graduation, her first employment was as a design engineer, working for General Dynamics, Electric Boat Division, in Groton, CT. Previous to her current role Ms. Wallace spent five years as the VP/GM of Power & Control Technologies, located in Milwaukee, WI and Danbury, CT. As the VP/GM she led both the strategic and operations activities, growing the business, improving profitability and enhancing the competitiveness of the operation. Ms. Wallace has over 20 years of experience in the aerospace and defense industry, with a diverse background in general management, program management, and engineering. Ms. Wallace earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Grove City College and an MBA from the University of Chicago.