Lockheed Martin Fellow
Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company
In January 2019, Tara was named a Lockheed Martin Fellow as a subject matter expert in the areas of thermoplastic additive manufacturing, advanced materials and processing, and advanced manufacturing technology and strategy. From 2014-2018, she served as the Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company Manufacturing Technology Contract Research & Development/Small Business Innovation Research Manager where she was responsible for collaborating with Navy ManTech and Air Force ManTech organizations to shape development programs to solve manufacturing challenges while enabling forward thinking innovation for use on future production systems. Prior to joining the Manufacturing Technology group, she was a Materials and Process Engineer with SkunkWorks.