We are pleased to announce the addition of Joan Robinson-Berry, vice president and general manager of Boeing South Carolina, as the opening keynote speaker for the 3rd Annual South Carolina Aerospace Conference and Expo. Robinson-Berry will address the audience on the morning of Wednesday, August 24.
Robinson-Berry began service as vice president and general manager of Boeing South Carolina in June 2016. In this position, she has overall leadership responsibility for Boeing’s South Carolina facilities in North Charleston and reports to Ray Conner, president and chief executive officer of Boeing Commercial Airplanes.
Previously, Robinson-Berry served as vice president of the Shared Services Group (SSG) Supplier Management organization where she led the strategy, contracting, daily management and development of the supply chain providing more than $8 billion of non-production goods and services for The Boeing Company. She has represented Boeing as its Small Business Liaison Officer and was responsible for integrating more than five billion dollars in goods and services purchased annually from small and diverse suppliers. In this role she helped establish the local supplier network for BSC.
Robinson-Berry has received extensive recognition for her work in science, technology, engineering and mathematics and as one of the top executives in America. Read more about her career and accomplishments here.