Kevin McCombs serves as Vice President of Mission Systems. His role includes oversight and growth of the Mission Systems business unit with programs that support multiple customers globally. The Mission Systems business unit delivers products and services that include weapon systems engineering and integration, software development, modeling and simulation, test and evaluation, operational analyses, and medical logistics planning. Kevin joined TBE in 2017 as the Senior Director of Mission Systems.
McCombs has over 15 years of experience leading large complex programs and organizations and has experience in the areas of proposal management, supply chain management, and quality. Prior to his position with Teledyne, McCombs worked for the Raytheon Company for 12 years. There he served in positions of increasing responsibility: from the Risk, Issue and Opportunity Manager for the Exoatmospheric Kill Vehicle (EKV) Product Line, to a Proposal Manager and Program Manager on Standard Missile 3 (SM-3) BLK IIA, to a Material Program Manager within the Supply Chain Management organization, and finally as the Development Program Manager on the Redesigned Kill Vehicle program, the Missile Defense Agency’s next generation Kill Vehicle. In this position, McCombs owned daily execution and responsibilities in partnering with Boeing and Lockheed Martin. McCombs was also significantly responsible for driving new business growth and worked with leadership to provide cost effective, technical solutions aligned with customer needs.
Prior to joining Raytheon in 2005, McCombs worked for Unisys Corporation in Bedford, New Hampshire, as an Information Systems Consultant, later becoming a Portfolio Sales Executive (North America). In that role, he provided media solutions to major media and publishing companies including the San Francisco Chronicle and USA Today. This experience provides him with a deep and broad understanding of business.
Kevin is a certified Six Sigma Expert. He received a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from the University of New Hampshire’s Whittemore School of Business and Economics and a master’s degree in Integrated Logistics from Embry Riddle Aeronautical University. He lives in Huntsville, Alabama with his wife and two children and enjoys playing golf and spending time with his family.