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Kathy J. Warden

Director of the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond since 2015

Kathy J. Warden is president and chief operating officer of Northrop Grumman Corporation and a member of the company’s Corporate Policy Council. She oversees the company’s three operating sectors as well as the integration of the Orbital ATK business upon closing of that transaction.

Most recently, Warden was corporate vice president and president of Northrop Grumman’s Mission Systems sector, a leading global provider of advanced solutions for defense and intelligence customers. Previously, she was corporate vice president and president of the former Information Systems sector.

Warden has extensive experience in operational leadership and business development in government and commercial markets. Prior to joining Northrop Grumman in 2008, she held leadership roles at General Dynamics and the Veridian Corporation, was a principal in a venture Internet firm and spent nearly a decade with General Electric Company.

Warden earned a bachelor’s degree from James Madison University and an MBA from George Washington University. She served on the Clinton Administration’s Internet Advisory Council. Recently, she was chair of the Executive Mosaic Cyber Group, and served on the executive committee for the Intelligence and National Security Alliance. She serves on the Boards of Directors for the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond and the Wolf Trap Foundation.

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