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Captain Heidi A. Fleming

Career Assignments: Captain Fleming is a Director for Navy and Marine Corps Programs, Patuxent River Field Office, Lockheed Martin Government Affairs. She is responsible for liaison with Navy and Marine Corps at Naval Air Station Patuxent River regarding aviation acquisition, development, test, sustainment, and logistics programs.

Prior to joining Lockheed Martin, Captain Fleming served 27 years in the U.S. Navy. She served operationally in the C-130 and P-3 communities deploying worldwide. While ashore, she held Congressional Affairs assignments with the Navy Secretariat and Secretary of Defense (OSD). Other shore assignments included the U.S Naval Academy and Commander, Patrol and Reconnaissance Wing ELEVEN. Captain Fleming held squadron command (VXS-1) at the Navy’s only science and technology squadron and deployed to a combat theater. She retired from the U.S. Navy as Commanding Officer, Naval Air Station Patuxent River.

Education: U.S. Naval Academy; M.S. in National Resource Strategy, Senior Acquisition Course from National Defense University, Industrial College of the Armed Forces, “The Eisenhower School.”