Todd Citron

Chief Technology Officer, Vice President & General Manager
Boeing Research & Technology

Dr. Todd Citron is Chief Technology Officer and vice president and general manager of Boeing Research & Technology (BR&T), where he oversees the development of technologies that break barriers and increase competitiveness and quality of Boeing products. His work also includes oversight of Boeing subsidiary Aurora Flight Sciences, as well as five U.S. and seven international research centers.

Prior to his current role, Citron was vice president of Engineering for Boeing Defense, Space & Security, a 20,000-person international engineering organization that included teams across each division of the business, where he was responsible for ensuring world-class technical integrity for all Defense, Space & Security products and services.

Citron has published numerous technical papers and has three patents in the areas of error correction, signal processing and adaptive antennas.

Citron received a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering with distinction from Purdue University and a master’s degree and doctorate in electrical engineering from Stanford University.