Garden City, NY (PRWEB) December 02, 2015 -- The National Association of Professional Women (NAPW) honors Kathryn Melcher as a 2015-2016 inductee into its VIP Woman of the Year Circle. She is recognized with this prestigious distinction for leadership in business. NAPW is the nation’s leading networking organization exclusively for professional women, 850,000 members and over 200 operating Local Chapters.
“I’m pleased to welcome Kathryn into this exceptional group of professional women,” said NAPW President Star Jones. “Her outstanding work as a Senior Program Manager and her continued pursuit of professional excellence illustrate her commitment to her chosen field.”
Kathryn Melcher is a results-oriented, seasoned professional with a broad background in both government and commercial organizations related to national security, defense and homeland security. Throughout her career in government, military service and in the private sector, she has exhibited exemplary teamwork, expertise, integrity and dedication to her professional success.
Ms. Melcher is currently a Senior Program Manager at L-3 Integrated Systems Group. In this role, she is responsible for the cost, schedule and technical performance of multiple company programs. She also seamlessly manages the operating budgets and financial plans to support individual program / division requirements.
Since taking on the position in December 2012, she has consistently demonstrated her well-honed skills in leadership, planning, organization and management. To date, she has successfully led a variety of integrated program teams comprised of multi-disciplined, matrix personnel to achieve anticipated program goals.
For her commitment to achieving success according to her personal standards of excellence, and for her outstanding accomplishments in enriching her position with her diversified proficiencies, Ms. Melcher is being honored as a leader and role model for her profession.
Awards & Accomplishments: Bachelor’s, University of Arizona, Political Science; Georgetown Senior Executive Leadership Program, Georgetown University Center for Professional Development; Project Leadership Certificate, Cornell University
NAPW’s mission is to provide an exclusive, highly advanced networking forum to successful women executives, professionals and entrepreneurs where they can aspire, connect and achieve. Through innovative resources, unique tools and progressive benefits, professional women interact, exchange ideas, advance their knowledge and empower each other.
Lisa Mancuso, NAPW, +1 (516) 453-6111, [email protected]