Dr. Anne Lee selected as Empowered Woman of the Year by the International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP)

01/20/2020 18:00 - MANHATTAN BEACH, CA - (PR Distribution™)

Dr. Anne Lee, Raytheon Engineering Fellow and Air Force Association Schriever Fellow was just recently selected as Empowered Woman of the Year for 2020 by the International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP). Her exemplary role as a female business professional in a male dominated industry displays her influence, capability and fearlessness.Dr. Lee recently competed several innovative research and technology demonstrations including Deep Learning Weapon Classifications, Maneuver Hypersonic Missile Detection and Tracking, and Super Intelligence Hypersonic Weapon Kill Chain.

While inclusion with the International Association of Top Professionals is an honor in itself, only a few members in each discipline are chosen for this distinction. These special honorees are distinguished based on their professional accomplishments, academic achievements, leadership abilities, longevity in the field, other affiliations and contributions to their communities. With innovation and determination, these women empower others to create change for future generations.

The President of IAOTP, Stephanie Cirami, stated “Choosing Dr. Lee for this award was an easy decision for our panel to make.  She is a true inspiration and at a young age has continually displayed her passion and enthusiasm. Dr. Lee is dedicated to her industry and we are honored to have her as part of our network of professionals. This year she will receive her award on stage in New York City at the Plaza Hotel in December.” Watch Gala Video:

Dr. Lee is nationally recognized as a rapid acquisition expert, her skill set also includes military operations, Department of Defense policy writing, private industry satellite development, advanced radio frequency/radar technology and advanced electro-optical/laser- phased array technology. 

Dr. Lee recently retired from United States Air Force and currently working at Raytheon Company as an Engineering Fellow. Dr. Lee is being recognized for having close to 2 decades of professional experience in Cyber Security and Cyber Architecture. Throughout her career, she has shown leadership not only as Chief of Cyber Architecture but in every position she has ever held. Her prior roles have included, Avionic Engineer and New Business Development Manager with Northrop Grumman, Senior Sensors and Communications Engineer with the Boeing Company, and Senior Radar System Engineer and Antenna Designer with Raytheon Company. 

Dr. Lee earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering, and her Master of Science in Electrical Engineering from California State Polytechnic University.  She did post graduate work at the California Institute of Technology where she earned a Master of Science in Engineering and then attended Walden University where she received a Doctor of Philosophy in Management.  Last year Dr. Lee completed her studies with the Air War College, accepting a Master of Science in Military Strategic Leadership and National Security Studies.  She is certified in Level III Systems Engineering and Level II Program Management by the Defense Acquisition University. Dr. Lee is also certified in Defense Cybersecurity and risk management framework by the Pentagon and Department of Defense and in engineering and technical management by the California Institute of Technology.

Throughout her illustrious career Dr. Lee has received awards, accolades and has been recognized worldwide for her prominence and commitment to the profession. She has been named 2019 Top Cyber Architect of the Year by the International Association of Top Professionals and she also received the AFA Schriever Fellow in December 2019. In 2018, she received the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award and has been in numerous editions of Who’s Who in America and Who’s Who in American Women.  She received the Silicon Beach Innovation Award in Internet of Things to Future of Cyber-Physical Systems, the Space and Missile Systems Center Quarterly Award, the Raytheon Spotlight Award, and the Meritorious Service Award from NASA JPL Space Exploration. For 2019, she was selected as Top Cyber Architect of the Year by the International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP). She is being considered for a feature in TIP (Top Industry Professional) Magazine for 2020 and also to be broadcast on the Reuters Building in Times Square, NYC.

Being active in her community, Dr. Lee is a member with many organizations and contributor to many professional journals. She belongs to the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, the National Management Honor Society and Sigma Iota Epsilon. She is a strategic fellow member of the International Institute for Strategic Studies Research Institute and member of the National Defense Industrial Association. Dr. Lee participated in the 2019 AT&T 5G Hackathon Competition on Cyber Secured 5G Network and Applications. In the future, PLEASE ADD A PERSONAL QUOTE.

For more information on Dr. Lee please visit: www.iaotp.com


The International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP) is an international boutique networking organization who handpicks the world’s finest, most prestigious top professionals from different industries.  These top professionals are given an opportunity to collaborate, share their ideas, be keynote speakers and to help influence others in their fields. This organization is not a membership that anyone can join.  You have to be asked by the President or be nominated by a distinguished honorary member after a brief interview. 

IAOTP's experts have given thousands of top prestigious professionals around the world, the recognition and credibility that they deserve and have helped in building their branding empires.  IAOTP prides itself to be a one of a kind boutique networking organization that hand picks only the best of the best and creates a networking platform that connects and brings these top professionals to one place.

For More Information on IAOTP please visit: www.iaotp.com

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Stephanie Cirami
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