Eastman Chemical Co.’s Board of Directors has elected Linnie M. Haynesworth to become its newest director. Haynesworth was most recently the sector vice president and general manager of the Cyber and Intelligence Mission Solutions Division for Northrop Grumman Corp.’s (NGC) Mission Systems Sector.

Eastman Chemical Co.’s Board of Directors has elected Linnie M. Haynesworth to become its newest director.

Haynesworth has over 30 years of industry experience in technology. Her experience includes aerospace, intelligence and cybersecurity systems. She served as NGC’s division vice president for Aerospace Products and led large space program efforts. Haynesworth also held various roles at NGC in program management, supply chain, subcontract technical management and engineering. She also served as the executive co-chair of the NGC’s Women in Leadership program.

“We are pleased to welcome Linnie to Eastman’s board of directors,” says Mark Costa, board chair and CEO. “Linnie is a proven executive business leader who has demonstrated expertise in cyber security governance, enterprise strategy, large complex system development and disruptive technology. We look forward to benefiting from her unique skills and extensive experience.”

Haynesworth also serves on the boards of Micron Technology Inc., Truist Financial Corp. and Automatic Data Processing Inc.

Haynesworth received a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Southern California.