Manager, Manufacturing Engineering, L3 WESCAM
Anita is a Manager of Manufacturing Engineering at L3 WESCAM. As part of her role, she manages a team of engineers who support the development and implementation of technologies that improve product optimization. Prior to this role, Anita was a Product Lead within L3 WESCAM’s sustaining side of the business and supported the enhancement of product reliability and quality testing. Anita has been with L3 WESCAM for over 9 years and has more than 16 years of experience within the defence industry. Prior to joining L3 WESCAM, Anita was a Hardware Designer with Honeywell where she supported key aircraft programs.
Anita’s educational background includes a master’s degree and bachelor degree in electrical engineering from Ryerson University, and she also holds a PMP certification.
In addition, Anita has volunteered with local schools to teach students about engineering and helped provide hands on experience by developing engineering challenges that required students to design, build and test products. She has also been involved in initiatives related to STEM and diversity and inclusion at L3 WESCAM and Ryerson University. This includes Ryerson University’s Women in Engineering initiative which is dedicated to providing education and outreach for young women who are considering a rewarding career in engineering and promoting a supportive and inclusive environment in which women can pursue their engineering studies and careers barrier-free.