Mr. Anderson graduated from KU in 1967 with a BS in Engineering Physics. After joining General Dynamics (now Lockheed Martin) in 1967, he obtained an MS degree in 1971 from Southern Methodist University. Mr. Anderson retired from Lockheed Martin in 2005 after 38 years with the company and involvement in numerous projects. His three most recent positions were vice-president of engineering, vice-president of the F-16/F-2 production business group, and vice-president of customer support. Mr. Anderson resides in Ft. Worth, Texas with his wife, Lauren, also an alumnus of KU.