Living The Dream – Dennis Muilenburg

PHOTO DATE: 03-20-09 LOCATION: Bldg. 30s SUBJECT: STS-119 Orbit 3 flight controllers under Flight Director Michael Sarafin (WFCR) and David Korth (FCR-1). Photographs of main rooms and backrooms. PHOTOGRAPHER: Devin Boldt
Photo provided by Boeing

Dennis Muilenburg
July 2015
The Boeing Company / Chicago, IL

Dennis Muilenburg (BS 1986) is president and chief executive officer of The Boeing Company. Muilenburg is responsible for the strategic direction of the Chicago-based, $96.1 billion aerospace company. As president and CEO, he oversees the world’s largest aerospace company and leading manufacturer of commercial airplanes, military aircraft and defense, and space and security systems.

He is photographed alongside two U.S. Navy P-8A Poseidon aircraft. The P-8, a military derivative of the Boeing NextGeneration 737-800, is a long-range anti-submarine warfare, anti-surface warfare, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance aircraft.

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