MCLEAN, Va., Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Nazzic Keene, sector president of Science Applications International Corporation (NYSE: SAIC), has been elected to the board of directors for the Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts. Wolf Trap is America's National Park for the Performing Arts and plays a valuable leadership role in both the local and national performing arts communities.
"Nazzic joins a group of respected business and community leaders who generously volunteer their time and expertise to help advance the Foundation's arts and education mission," said Arvind Manocha, President and CEO, Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts. "I know she will be a valuable addition to the Board and I look forward to working with her."
Keene joined SAIC in 2012 and is responsible for customer relationship management, expanding the company's long-term strategic business pipeline, driving growth and executive oversight of program execution across the enterprise. Aligning as direct reports under her are the organizational groups representing SAIC's clients to include: defense, civilian, state and local, commercial, and international.
Prior to joining SAIC, Nazzic was the senior vice president and general manager for U.S. Enterprise Markets at CGI, and led the company's U.S. expansion. Nazzic began her career in the communications and IT industry after completing her bachelor's degree at the University of Arizona. She also served as an executive committee member for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, National Capital Region.
"Wolf Trap is an integral part of the arts community here locally, but also serving artistic pursuits nationally and internationally," said Keene. "I am honored to be a member of the Wolf Trap Board and I look forward to supporting its mission of providing excellent and innovative performing arts programs for the enrichment, education, and enjoyment of a wide variety of audiences and participants."
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About Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts
Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit founded by Catherine Filene Shouse (1896-1994), produces and presents a full range of performance and education programs in the Greater Washington area, as well as nationally and internationally. Wolf Trap features three performance venues, the outdoor Filene Center and Children's Theatre-in-the-Woods, both located at Wolf Trap National Park for the Performing Arts, and The Barns at Wolf Trap, located down the road from the national park and adjacent to the Center for Education at Wolf Trap. For more information visit www.wolftrap.org.
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