Robert ‘Brick’ Nelson


Name: Robert W. “Brick” Nelson (Retired U.S. Navy Captain).

Company: Northrop Grumman Corp.

Titles: Director and corporate lead executive.

No. of employees: Approximately 70,000.

Year founded: 1939.

Education: Bachelor’s degree in political science/pre-law, California State University Northridge; numerous post-graduate business and leadership courses.

Birthplace: Spokane.

Current residence: San Diego.

Robert “Brick” Nelson is Northrop Grumman’s senior executive for the San Diego region, representing all business activities for the company...

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