L3 Technologies, a security company, announced that Rita S. Lane has been appointed to its board of directors.
L3 Technologies appoints Rita S. Lane to boardStaff Writer | New York, N.Y., USA | Thursday May 10, 2018 5:51AM ET
Ms. Lane is an accomplished engineer with more than two decades of experience in the technology sector.
From July 2008 to January 2014, Ms. Lane served as Vice President of Operations at Apple Inc., where she oversaw the launch of the iPad and manufacturing of the Mac Desktop & Accessories product lines.
Prior to that, she was Senior Vice President, Integrated Supply Chain, and before that, she was Chief Procurement Officer at Motorola.
Ms. Lane started her business career as an engineer with IBM, where she enjoyed a successful 14-year tenure within the company’s Systems & Personal Computer division and rose to Vice President, Integrated Supply Chain.
Earlier in her career, she served five years in the U.S. Air Force working in space launch.
A distinguished graduate of the U.S. Air Force Academy with a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering, Ms. Lane earned a Master of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from Purdue University and a Master of Business Administration from the University of California, Berkeley.
Ms. Lane is also a current member of the Board of Directors of Philips Lighting NV and Sanmina Corporation. ■