Syracuse, NY – SRC, Inc. is pleased to announce the promotions of Mike Murphy and Mike Russell in the Defense Systems and Solutions Division.
Mike Murphy has been named assistant vice president, advanced radar and sensors. In this role, Murphy will be responsible for leading in the development of cutting-edge radars and sensors, research and development of technology, and new business. Murphy has been with SRC for 25 years, most recently working as director of advanced radar and sensors. He has a bachelor's degree in computer engineering from Clarkson University and a master's degree in electrical engineering from Syracuse University. Murphy volunteers as a Wyldlife leader for Young Life, mentoring middle school children.
As the new assistant vice president, strategy and technology, Mike Russell will work with a broad network of colleagues from across the SRC enterprise to develop and maintain the strategy and associated investments for the Defense Systems and Solutions Division. Russell has been with SRC for 15 years, most recently as director of strategy and technology. He has a bachelor's degree in computer engineering from Clarkson University and a master's degree in electrical engineering from Syracuse University. Russell is on the board of the Fayetteville Free Library and coaches FIRST Lego League (a branch of FIRST Robotics).
"Both Mike Murphy and Mike Russell have been helping to strengthen SRC's position as a leader in the defense industry," said Kevin Hair, president and CEO of SRC, Inc. "We are fortunate to have their knowledge and experience applied to advancing technologies at SRC."
SRC, Inc. (@SRCDefense), a not-for-profit research and development company, combines information, science, technology and ingenuity to solve “impossible” problems in the areas of defense, environment and intelligence. Across a family of companies, SRC applies bright minds, fresh thinking and relentless determination to deliver innovative products and services that are redefining possible® for the challenges faced by America and its allies.
Since 1957, SRC’s commitment to the customer and the best solution — not the bottom line — has remained a core value that guides its efforts. This passion for quality carries through to the technologies the company invents and manufactures, the laboratories and facilities it builds, the people they hire, and communities where they work. Today, more than 1,500 engineers, scientists and professionals work together at SRC to protect people, the environment and our way of life.