DeEtte Gray is President of U.S. Operations for CACI International Inc, an international information solutions and services company serving defense, intelligence, and federal civilian government customers. In this position, she leads all of CACI’s U.S. Operations business groups in serving customers with excellence and driving company growth. She brings an exceptional track record of developing strong customer relationships and perpetuating a culture of inclusion, teamwork, and innovation.
Before joining CACI, Ms. Gray served as president of BAE Systems’ Intelligence & Security sector for five years. In this role, she oversaw the delivery of a broad range of solutions and services, including information technology, intelligence analysis, cyber operations, and systems engineering, integration, and sustainment that enable military and government customers to meet their mission demands.
Prior to this, Ms. Gray spent 13 years at Lockheed Martin in positions of increasing responsibility. This included serving as Vice President of Enterprise Information Technology Solutions for Information Systems & Global Services-Defense, where she led the group’s worldwide business supporting Department of Defense and government agency customers with enterprise architecture, software, cyber security, network operations, and project management solutions.
Ms. Gray also brings significant experience in strategic planning. With BAE Systems, Ms. Gray and her team focused on a comprehensive growth strategy to sustain current customer support while also aggressively pursuing new opportunities. At Lockheed Martin, she helped architect the corporate strategic plan and led development of the company’s IT and Homeland Security strategies.
A native of North Carolina, Ms. Gray received a bachelor of science degree from North Carolina State University (NC State) in 1991 and a master of science degree from East Carolina University in 1997. In 2014, she returned to NC State to give the commencement address to the College of Education.
Ms. Gray is active in defense industry associations and serves on the executive committee for the Professional Services Council and the Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association. She has received numerous awards and recognition during her career, in both the education and defense fields, including Lockheed Martin’s prestigious NOVA Award for Leadership, the company’s highest and most distinguished leadership recognition.
Ms. Gray is a dedicated runner and has participated in numerous half-marathons across the country. She and her husband reside in Maryland.