Vice President of Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Belonging
Bridget Chatman is vice president of diversity, equity, inclusion, and belonging for SAIC. She leads and shapes these efforts so that they are intrinsic parts of SAIC’s culture.
Chatman joined SAIC in 2011 and was most recently a senior director of business development in civilian markets for the company. She managed a $1 billion aviation and aerospace portfolio and led business captures exceeding $200 million. She has been a highly respected leader at SAIC, receiving the SAIC CEO Award in 2016 for customer excellence, exceptional mission focus, and direct impact on revenue growth.
Chatman has more than 25 years of commercial and government business development experience involving aerospace, transportation, energy, financial services, and health care. Prior to SAIC, she worked at Raytheon, Johnson & Johnson, IBM, and various small businesses.
Chatman holds a bachelor’s degree in marketing and statistics from the University of Illinois at Chicago and an executive certificate in economics from the University of Oxford. She is currently vice chairman of the board of directors for Women in Aerospace and was recently the national co-director of SAIC’s Women’s Business Resource Group. She is committed to a lifetime of serving humanity through her sorority, Alpha Kappa Alpha, as a distinguished Silver Star member.
BRIDGET CHATMAN IN THE MEDIA:
- CIO: What IT Leaders Are Doing to Boost Blacks in Tech
- WashingtonExec: SAIC's Bridget Chatman on Inclusion & Diversity Efforts (Video)