Director, Integrated Communications, Space at Lockheed Martin
Jeff Schmidt is the Director of Integrated Communications for Lockheed Martin Space. He leads a high-impact team of professionals covering community relations, employee and executive communications and employee engagement across multiple locations. He’s currently working with community partners and policymakers on a STEM Blueprint directly supporting under-served school districts and is creating strategies to promote more affordable teacher housing, community awareness campaigns and industry coalition building for education and teacher housing. He was appointed to the position in December 2017.
Prior to joining Lockheed Martin, Schmidt spent more than 25 years in communications roles in the technology industry. He’s held a variety of corporate, international and regional communications leadership positions at eBay, Hewlett Packard, Lam Research, Quantum and Texas Instruments.
He also spent a decade living and working throughout Europe, Asia and the Americas, with a focus on strategic and corporate communications, sales operations, process re-engineering and global methodologies.