Jennifer Benson Raytheon

Raytheon Intelligence and Space Chief Engineer Motivated by Supporting U.S. Military

Jennifer Benson's team, which spans from D.C. to California, develops communications systems that use lasers to carry secure messages and other innovations that are critical for national security.

The McKinney-based engineer also wants to help expose students of all backgrounds to possibility: "The lack of diversity in STEM stops with us."
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