Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) has promoted Brad Mason — director of maintenance, modernization and technical service operations at HII’s AMSEC subsidiary — to the roles of AMSEC president and a vice president position in HII’s Newport News Shipbuilding segment.
Mason will succeed Harris Leonard, who will retire at the end of 2016, and assume his leadership duties at AMSEC after a transition period that ends Nov. 14.
“Brad brings to this position years of experience with AMSEC in addition to 22 years of service in the U.S. Navy, ” Mulherin said.
Mason, who joined AMSEC in 1998, has a bachelor’s degree from the U.S. Naval Academy and master’s degree from the U.S. Naval Post Graduate School.