CISO, Collins Aerospace
As Chief Information Security Officer at Collins Aerospace, Alexandra leads a diverse team of cyber strategy, compliance, defense and engineering professionals to protect the company’s digital infrastructure, operational technology and hosted services. Her team is focused on mitigating cyber threats, addressing global cyber compliance risk, and fostering a company-wide security culture. In addition to her functional leadership role, Alexandra champions cybersecurity diversity, equity and inclusion initiatives across RTX and industry-wide.
Prior to joining Collins, Alexandra spent ten years at Booz Allen, a technology and management consulting firm. She led the company’s Commercial Aerospace and Automotive practices, building and overseeing multi-disciplinary teams to advise C-level clients on cybersecurity and digital transformation. Her work centered on helping manufacturers manage the convergence of cyber risk across their increasingly complex business ecosystem, including IT, OT and connected products. She also supported technology, innovation and risk initiatives across U.S. government clients. Alexandra helped found Booz Allen’s Women in Cyber—a company-wide initiative to attract, develop and retain female cyber talent—and was a key contributor to the firm’s partnership with the Executive Women’s Forum. She also served as Finance and Audit Chairwoman on the Executive Committee of the Space-ISAC.
Alexandra holds a B.S. in Foreign Service with an Honors Certificate in International Business Diplomacy, and a M.A. in Communication, Culture and Technology from Georgetown University.