Leadership Profile

Katy Vance Vice President - Program Management

Katy Vance

Katy Vance is Vice President of Program Management for BendixKing. Katy leads a function of Program Managers and Program Planning and Control Analysts in managing RDE budgets, as well as ensuring successful execution of all New Product Introduction across the BendixKing portfolio.

Prior to joining BendixKing, Katy held a series of leadership roles within the Honeywell Aerospace Program Management Office where she led the Core/DAA program team as well as multiple key pursuits for the Military Integrated Avionics business.

Katy was the owner of the F16 and F22 business segment providing Avionics, Displays and Flight Control Systems to Lockheed Martin. This role included managing all product development, OEM production, Spares, Repairs/Depot and Upgrades.

Katy joined Honeywell in 1985 and spent the first 20 years in Law and Contracts managing a multitude of contracts within Defense and Space. She earned a Masters of Business Administration in Global Management and a Bachelor’s of Science in Business Administration from the University of Phoenix. She is a certified Six Sigma Green Belt and is an active leader with the Aerospace Women’s Council and the Albuquerque Site Leadership Council.