Aug 28, 2014
Tonia Powell, a project manager at Ingalls. When Powell was nominated for the award, she worked as a facilities engineer. Her responsibilities included leading and coordinating project teams comprising internal and external organizations to complete a variety of projects for the facilities department. The most recent was the completion of a multimillion dollar overhaul and eradication project at a land-based test facility that required strategic coordination, management and supervision. Powell has also developed and executed several operations training programs. She holds an associate degree in science and technology from Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College, a bachelor's degree from the University of Southern Mississippi and a master's degree in information technology from American Intercontinental Online University.