Susan K. (Kathy) Land

2014-2015 IEEE Division V Director

Susan Kathy Land Susan K. (Kathy) Land is currently assigned as Deputy Program Manager for the Missile Defense Agency (MDA) supporting Command, Control, Battle Management, & Communications (C2BMC) in Huntsville, AL. Ms. Land has served on the IEEE Computer Society (IEEE-CS) Board of Governors and in a variety of volunteer positions having previously served as the 2009 president of the IEEE-CS.  In 2007, she was the recipient of the IEEE Standards Association Standards Medallion.  She is serving her second term on the IEEE Board of Directors.  She has more than 25 years of industry experience in the application of software engineering methodologies, the management of information systems, and leadership of software development teams.

Ms. Land is the author or co-author of a number of texts, papers, podcasts, webinars supporting sound software engineering principles and practical application of software process methodologies.

Videos / Interviews

  • "Taking Risks and Staying Current in Tech Careers" with Kathy Land: Women in Computing.  Watch video >>