FORT WORTH, TEXAS, June 19, 2014 – Elbit Systems of America, LLC, a subsidiary of Elbit Systems Ltd. announces that Leanne Collazzo has joined the company as Vice President of Commercial Aviation. Collazzo has over 25 years of experience in the Aerospace and Defense industry, including roles in general management, operations, engineering, and marketing.
Collazzo is a graduate of the United States Military Academy, West Point, NY and retired as a Lieutenant Colonel from the Army National Guard where she was a UH-60 Pilot and Battalion Commander.
“We’re pleased to have Leanne join our team and are looking forward to the innovative ideas and strong management skills she will bring to Commercial Aviation Division,” commented Raanan Horowitz, president and CEO of Elbit Systems of America. “Leanne’s expertise will be invaluable as we work to fulfill our mission of providing solutions that protect and save lives.”