Nov. 28, 2012
/PRNewswire/ -- General Dynamics C4 Systems, a business unit of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), has promoted
to be vice president of Tactical Networks. Effective
January 1, 2013
, Wheeler will lead the teams responsible for the continuous development and fielding of the U.S. Army's Warfighter Information Network-Tactical (WIN-T), the cornerstone program of the Army's network modernization plan, which provides unprecedented voice, video and data for commanders and soldiers.
"Sandra's experience in managing large programs and her in-depth understanding of our customers' mission and critical needs will ensure the continued success of this extremely important Army capability," said
, president of General Dynamics C4 Systems.
Wheeler has been with General Dynamics C4 Systems for more than 32 years and has held increasingly responsible positions in a variety of functional areas including engineering, program management, business development and sales. Most recently, she led the business development and strategic marketing efforts for the company's Secure Communications and Computing Technologies organization, producer of AN/PRC-154 Rifleman and AN/PRC-155 Manpack radios under the U.S. Army's Handheld Manpack and Small Form Fit (HMS) networking radios program.
Wheeler holds a bachelor's degree in chemistry from
and master's degrees in business from
Framingham State College
and in advanced studies from
. She resides in
SOURCE General Dynamics C4 Systems