Mr. Martin “Marty” Frederick joined Northrop Grumman Corporation in 2007 and is the Corporate Director for Civil Space Programs. His areas of responsibility include Earth science, space science, human and robotic exploration, aeronautics research, and space technology at the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), United States Air Force (USAF), and other government agencies. Before joining Northrop Grumman Corporation, Mr. Frederick spent over 22 years at NASA at Goddard Space Flight Center and NASA Headquarters in various engineering, technology, program management and leadership positions.
Mr. Frederick has served the broader aerospace and defense communities in numerous associations, councils, and professional societies. He is past Chair of the Space Enterprise Council, Aerospace Industries Association Space Council, Goddard Contractors Association, and American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) National Capital Section. He is currently the President of the Maryland Space Business Roundtable and Vice Chair for Operations of the AIAA National Capital Section.
He has won NASA’s Exceptional Service Medal, was a senior fellow in the Council for Excellence in Government, and was a Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s Sloan Fellow. He has his Bachelor of Science from Loyola University Maryland and his Master of Business Administration from MIT Sloan School of Management.