Kelly Brown
Board of Director
Director of Aircraft Carrier Fleet Support, Newport News Shipbuilding, Newport News Shipbuilding

Kelly Brown is the Director of Aircraft Carrier Fleet Support at Newport News Shipbuilding, a division of Huntington Ingalls Industries. Named to this position in 2018, Kelly primary customer contact for the Aircraft Carrier Fleet Support Program and will be responsible for cost, schedule and technical performance. 

Kelly began her career at Newport News Industrial in 1987 and has held positions of increasing responsibility throughout her career including Administrative Supervisor for CVN-78 Propulsion Plant Engineering, Contracts Administrator for Submarine Fleet Support and Ship Repair and most recently the Program Manager for Submarine Fleet Support. Kelly holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration from St. Leo College and acquired her Project Management Profession certification from the Project Management Institute in 2007. She is on the Board of the Newport News Propeller Club and Virginia Ship Repair Association.