NASSCO Appoints Janice S. Shanklin
National Steel and Shipbuilding Company (NASSCO) has announced the appointment of Janice S. Shanklin to the position of director, Information Systems. In this capacity, she reports directly to R. H. Vortmann, president, who said, "This will provide a single, company-wide focus for all data processing-related hardware and systems activities." Ms. Shanklin received her B.S. degree in mathematics from the University of California at Irvine. In addition, she has completed postgraduate studies at UCLA.
Her NASSCO career began in 1974 when she joined the company as a cost analyst. Subsequent promotions included supervisor, Material Control, supervisor, Cost Analysis, chief, Material Control, manager, Material Planning and Control, manager, Manufacturing Systems, and manager, Systems and Programming.