Nominee for

Jay Huston
General Manager, Orbital ATK Middle East L.L.C.
AmCham Member for 3 years, currently Platinum Member
U.S. Citizen

Jay Huston was born and raised in Rice Lake, Wisconsin. Jay currently serves as the General Manager, Orbital ATK Middle East L.L.C. and General Manager, Orbital ATK Inc. – Abu Dhabi. As a global leader in aerospace and defense technologies, Orbital ATK designs, builds and delivers space, defense and aviation-related systems to customers around the world. Prior to joining Orbital ATK, Jay was the Vice President Middle East Region and General Manager, Textron International Inc. Retiring as a Colonel, Jay served 34 years in the Marine Corps, both enlisted and officer. He served as Commanding Officer, 24th Marine Regiment and served in combat in Iraq as a battalion commander of over 900 Marines and Sailors. His staff tours included service as Military Assistant to the Under Secretary of Defense for Policy; Global Division, J-5 Joint Staff, Pentagon during 9/11 attack; and Acting Chief and Deputy Chief, U.S. Military Training Mission, Saudi Arabia. Jay holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science from the State University of New York, Stony Brook, a Master’s in Management from St. Mary College, Leavenworth, Kansas, and a Master’s in National Resource Strategy from the Industrial College of the Armed Forces. Jay is an active AmCham member and sponsored events with both Textron and Orbital ATK.