Jena Marcum earned her Bachelor's degree in Aerospace Engineering from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University and her Masters of Science in Technology degree from Purdue University. Jena also holds a Project Management Professional (PMP) certification from the Project Management Institute (PMI) and a Six Sigma Green Belt Certification.
Jena's career experience includes Technical Program Management at Rolls-Royce Corporation where she managed the scope, cost and schedule of multi-year global projects and led large, diverse teams to meet customer expectations. Her functional experience includes whole engine testing, component vibration testing, program management, process improvement, and systems engineering.
Jena has worked with the U.S. Air Force, U.S. NAVY, NASA, Italian Air Force, General Electric, Pratt & Whitney, Alenia Aeronautica, Lockheed Martin, and Cessna on various, development and in-service programs.