McLean-Based Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) (NYSE: SAI) said former Rockville-based BAE Systems Inc Senior Vice President, Corporate Communications, Lucy Reilly Fitch will become their own Senior VP of Corporate Communications.
Fitch began her career as a journalist and was also Senior Vice President of Mergers and Acquisition when she began working at BAE Systems in 2000. Before that time she was the director of business development and strategic planning at Bethesda-based Lockheed Martin (NYSE:LMT) Aeronautics.
"Lucy brings communication and leadership skills, a strategic orientation and a breadth of business experience that combine to make her uniquely qualified to lead SAIC's communications," stated Debbie Lee James, Executive Vice President for Communications and Government Affairs.
Fitch has several board memberships and received her Masters in Business Administration - International from Georgetown University and her Bachelor of Science in Journalism & Mass Communication from Kansas State University.