Gen. John P. Jumper, USAF (Ret.)
M.A. and George Lund Fellow
Gen. Jumper is the first chairman and CEO of Leidos. He also was chairman and CEO of SAIC from March 2012, and assumed his role with Leidos following its separation from SAIC in September 2013. Before entering the private sector in November 2005, General Jumper served a thirty-nine year military career. His service culminated in appointment as chief of staff of the US Air Force, in which capacity he directed the Air Force’s provision of forces to Operations Enduring Freedom and Iraqi Freedom.