Lisa Davis, formerly corporate affairs vice president of AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals‘ MedImmune biologics arm, will join Northrop Grumman as VP of communications for its electronic systems business on June 18.
Davis will be part of Northrop’s communications council and electronic systems management team and oversee the planning and implementation of communication strategies, the company said Thursday.
“Lisa brings extensive leadership experience and expertise in corporate and public sector communications,” said Darryl Fraser, corporate VP for communications at Northrop, to whom Davis will report.
Davis will also be in charge of media relations, special events, employee communications and the Linthicum, Md.-based electronic systems segment’s media productions.
She previously served in communications leadership roles with the AARP, Democratic Leadership Council and American Bar Association and was deputy press secretary during the Clinton-Gore re-election campaign in 1996.