Ashley Lutrell joins SNC as Vice President of NC3 Programs

CENTENNIAL, COLO. (June 18, 2024) – SNC, the global aerospace and national security company owned by Eren and Fatih Ozmen, welcomes Ashley Lutrell as vice president of NC3 programs for its ISR, Aviation and Security (IAS) business area. In this role, Lutrell will bring her decades of industry and leadership experience to oversee SNC’s NC3 capabilities, including the U.S. Air Force’s recently awarded Survivable Airborne Operations Center (SAOC) contract.

“Ashley is a proven Aerospace and Defense business leader and a talented engineer whose expertise will be invaluable to IAS and the new NC3 business unit,” said Jon Piatt, executive vice president of SNC’s IAS business area. “As SNC continues to implement the SAOC contract and expand its NC3 business, there is no better customer- and mission-focused leader than Ashley to ensure that this program is executed with the speed, agility and excellence that SNC is known for.”

In joining SNC, Lutrell brings more than 20 years of forward-thinking business acumen and engineering knowledge to drive successful mission critical outcomes in the aerospace and defense industry. Lutrell’s impressive experience delivering results for a strategically important U.S. Air Force customer has been demonstrated through thoughtful coordination, robust management and a focus on bringing diverse talent together to support the mission. Her experience strengthens SNC and the IAS business areas to deliver to our customers.

Lutrell comes to SNC from L3Harris, where she most recently served as senior director and general manager in the ISR sector. During her tenure at the company, Lutrell held numerous management and leadership positions, leading programs including the RC-135 program, reconnaissance mission systems advanced programs and advanced C2ISR systems. Lutrell holds a Bachelor of Science in electrical engineering and a Master of Engineering in systems engineering.

“I am excited to join SNC and to lead this dedicated SAOC team at a moment of exceptional growth and opportunity,” Lutrell said. “By remaining focused on the mission and SNC’s reputation for excellence, we will ensure that SNC continues to lead thoughtful, disruptive change in the industry while delivering the next-gen solutions our customers need.

About SNC

SNC is a trusted global leader in aerospace and national security. Our innovative solutions enable connected protection through command, control and communications systems, as well as ISR, cyber, electronic spectrum management, and other high capabilities for national security systems across all domains – sea, land, air, space and cyber. SNC is a next-generation prime at the optimum intersection of commercial, defense and non-traditional contractors. We are one of the only privately owned mid-tier A&D prime contractors and we pride ourselves on our ability to invest early and often to ensure mission success on or ahead of schedule. It’s part of our mission to always stay one step ahead; working on solutions today to solve the problems of tomorrow. Founded in 1963, SNC is owned by Chairwoman Eren Ozmen and CEO Fatih Ozmen.


Ayse Caglar

Vice President