Tira Woods,a general foreman at Ingalls. She manages advanced-level construction crews on a variety of vessels under construction for the Navy and Coast Guard. Woods has managed more than 100 craft workers and controlled operating budgets exceeding $2 million in the construction of the LHA, LPD and LHD programs. She has attended a variety of trade, vocational and college-level courses as well as industrial training in leadership techniques, management, manufacturing and advanced process improvement evaluation. Woods has also achieved a Six Sigma green belt.