Greg Lester is president of Dynetics, a position he has held since July 2015. He previously served as executive vice president for Defense, Space, and Intelligence Programs, responsible for oversight of seven technical divisions performing a variety of professional activities including engineering, fabrication, programmatics, logistics, software, cyber, and information assurance.
Lester was promoted to executive vice president in 2013 from vice president of the Air and Missile Defense Systems Operating Unit.
Upon completing the undergraduate program in electrical engineering at Auburn University in 1979, Lester joined Dynetics,
where his career has focused in the defense field, with emphases in the design, evaluation, and prototyping of phased array antenna technology and radar and seeker systems. He has also worked extensively in weapon systems engineering and analysis, including system-of-systems constructs.
Lester has supported numerous defense programs including Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) and Ground-based Midcourse Defense (GMD), and has served in several technical management roles during his career at Dynetics.
He earned his master's in electrical engineering from the University of Alabama in Huntsville in 1985.