On March 17, 2004 Steve Heath, Vice President, Commercial Engine Programs and Technical Support named SDM ’98 alumni Thomas Pelland Director, Engine Program- PW6000.
In this role, Tom will lead the PW6000 team as it continues to meet all Program milestones. He will be responsible for overall leadership of the PW6000 Engine Program, ensuring P&L targets are met, and that all customer-focused programs are implemented within lead-time and budget.
Tom has worked for Pratt & Whitney for 14 years and has held various positions within the Engineering organization. In addition to his SM in Engineering and Management from MIT’s SDM program, he has a bachelor’s in aerospace engineering from Boston University.