TUCSON, Ariz. — Raytheon Missile Systems announced the retirement of its president Tuesday, as well as a new appointment to the job.
Dr. Taylor Lawrence will be stepping down from his role on March 30, the company announced in a press release. Wesley Kremer, who has been with Raytheon since 2003 and currently serves as president of its Integrated Defense Systems division, will be taking over the role.
Lawrence will stay with the company in an advisory role until July 14.
Raytheon Missile Systems is headquartered in Tucson and is a subdivision of the Raytheon Company, with more than 11,000 employees in southern Arizona.