JP R. Martinez

Sr. HR Manager | Boeing

JP Martinez serves as a Senior Human Resources Manager for Autonomous Systems, a division of Boeing Defense, Space & Security (BDS), and as the site Human Resources leader for Fairfax, Va. In these roles, he oversees key Human Resources and strategic business initiatives for Boeing’s growing autonomous business segments located on the east and west coasts, including the human capital growth strategy and employee engagement efforts. As a senior Human Resources leader, JP helps manage the function’s partnership with Boeing’s Autonomous Systems division, which is headquartered in the Potomac Region.

Before joining BDS, he worked as a strategic human resources leader for Boeing subsidiary Jeppesen Sanderson, Inc., a part of the Digital Aviation division within Boeing Global Services (BGS). At Jeppesen, JP was responsible for developing and executing human resources strategies to ensure a positive employee experience, while driving business results for the organization.

His background includes various human resources director roles with other Fortune 500 and dynamic organizations, including General Electric, NBC-Universal Television, First Data Corporation, RR Donnelley, Elkay Corporation and Wabash National Corporation. Martinez’s breadth and depth of experiences continue to enable functional excellence for the BDS Human Resources team and business results for Autonomous Systems.

He holds two undergraduate degrees in biochemistry and industrial organizational psychology (human resources) from Purdue University, and a master’s degree in business administration from Indiana Wesleyan University with an emphasis on human resources.