John Tracy
John Tracy
Chief Technology Officer, Boeing
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JOHN J. TRACY is chief technology officer of The Boeing Company and senior vice president of Engineering, Operations, and Technology.

Dr. Tracy reports to Boeing Chairman, President, and CEO Jim McNerney and is a member of the Boeing Executive Council. He leads Boeing’s Engineering, Operations, and Supplier Management functions, which include more than 100,000 Boeing teammates. He is also responsible for several company-wide organizations including Test & Evaluation; Information Technology; Intellectual Property Management; Research and Technology; Environment, Health. and Safety; and Enterprise Technology Strategy.

Dr. Tracy is a member of the National Academy of Engineering and is an elected fellow of several organizations, including the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA), the Royal Aeronautical Society (RAeS), and the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME). He also served as the chair of the ASME 6,000-member Aerospace Division.

Dr. Tracy joined Boeing in 1981, after serving as a high school teacher in Los Angeles. He holds a PhD in engineering from the University of California, Irvine and received master’s and bachelor’s degrees in physics from California State University, Los Angeles and California State University, Dominguez Hills, respectively.

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