An inspirational supporter of education, Julian is an EnCorps STEM teaching program Board Member. He is a Certified Technical Educator who has taught graduate, under-graduate and high school courses. Julian also sat on the Advisory Board for the STEM Academy of Hollywood High School while teaching aerospace engineering from 2015 – 2021.
Julian is a Full Spectrum Leader with thirty-four years of executive, technical and leadership experience supporting high-value, leading-edge technology aircraft programs, and critical aerospace initiatives. Experience includes: Program/Project Management; Systems Engineering; Program Coordination/Integration; Avionics and Manufacturing.
Julian served as a member of Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company Executive Leadership Team as the Director of Diversity reporting to the President from December 2007 to November 2009. He is known to have worn many hats including: Lockheed Martin African American Leadership West Region Director; Executive Board Advisor for the Lockheed Employee Recreation Club; Chairman of the Board, President, Vice President and Director of Professional Development for the Lockheed Martin Leadership Association. He retired after thirty-four years of service as the Director of Modification, Maintenance and Flight Operations for the U-2 reconnaissance aircraft in 2013.
Julian earned Master Degrees in Aeronautical Science, Aeronautics, and Aviation/Aerospace Management from Embry Riddle Aeronautical University. He possesses certifications from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and the Federal Communications Commission (FCC). He completed Delta Airlines Maintenance Error Decision Aid/Accident Investigation certification. He earned the Certified Manager (CM) credential from James Madison University and completed Lockheed Martin’s Executive and Management Development through Growth Enhancement /Management and Financial Strategies programs. He also completed the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) Management System Development Projects curriculum.
Julian is recipient of numerous awards including Aeronautics Company and Lockheed Martin Corporation most prestigious awards the Aero Star and Nova. He received a Special Recognition Award at the 2008 Black Engineer of the Year Award Gala.
During his free time you will find Julian on a golf course, working on cars and mentoring young adults. Julian and his wife are proud parents of two grown professionals.