Joe Landon

VP, Advanced Programs Dev, Commercial Civil Space
Lockheed Martin

Joe Landon serves as Vice President of Advanced Programs Development for Lockheed Martin’s Commercial Civil Space line of business. He leads an organization accountable for new business growth, strategy development and enterprise collaboration for human spaceflight, robotic deep space exploration, communication satellites, weather and remote sensing markets.

Previously, Joe served as Chief Financial Officer of Planetary Resources, a company that sought to expand Earth’s economy into the solar system through the development and use of resources found in space. Joe also co-founded and served as Chairman of Space Angels, the leading source of capital for space startups.

Joe holds a BS in Engineering-Physics from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, an MS in Aerospace Engineering from the University of Southern California and an MBA from Harvard Business School.

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