Larry Coe has been a leader and manager of technology-based organizations for the past 50 years. He completed a career as a US Air Force officer, leading organizations acquiring and analyzing data on foreign nuclear technology. In the private sector, he managed an engineering team that determined the status of the damaged nuclear core at Three Mile Island; was Executive Vice President of an employee-owned small business providing environmental and energy consulting services; and completed a career managing multiple organizations at a major defense contractor, retiring as Vice President and Director of Operations for a $1.4B business unit in 2015.
At Science Applications International Corporation, Larry led and grew Divisions and Operations applying engineering, physics, chemistry, modeling and simulation, sensors, robotics, and contract R&D to solve client needs. Most recently, he was Director of Operations responsible for promoting collaboration among functional departments including contracts, procurement, IT, project control, human resources, and finance. He performed as program manager for large contracts, for implementation of a corporate enterprise financial system, and for implementation of corporate policies and procedures. Larry was also a member of the corporate acquisitions and divestitures team, leading internal coordination, due diligence, and post-close integration phases.
Larry has a BS in Chemistry from Florida State University, a MS in Systems Management and a MA in Public Administration from the University of Southern California.