Leigh Anderson currently works for RUAG Space USA, Inc. as a Senior Business Development Manager as part of the international space company’s Marketing and Sales team.
Leigh brings contributions to the space industry through an unyielding commitment to ideating and shaping the strategic voice and presentation of advanced technology pursuits. Her due diligence in research and translation of what makes an engineering solution novel, has directly contributed to ideas that resonate. She merits success working in tandem with engineers and space industry leaders to identify and connect ideas to further conceptualize technology development as is realized in a multitude of program wins, notably DARPA’s Blackjack Pit Boss Program, DoD CRADA awards, and other important Government, Commercial, and Civil Space industry program industry awards.
Leigh’s ability to understand space industry business objectives, identify connections between technology and opportunities, and passion for solidifying a story of merit is fundamental to her success unfolding emerging technology. She upholds deep curiosity and continued dedication towards futuristic vision, novel idea development, and the driving of engagement internally and externally for creative and critical thinking applied to space.
Leigh previously worked as the Business Development and Marketing Manager for SEAKR Engineering, Inc., and as a Manager of Business Development and Marketing for nationally recognized law firms where she successfully connected law to meet evolving technology business objectives.