Kevin Brenton joined the company 30 September 2014 as corporate director of customer affairs for submarine programs. Brenton served as deputy director of the Navy’s Strategic Systems Programs, overseeing strategic weapons systems.
Kevin brings a wealth of leadership and maritime experience to Huntington Ingalls with a vast understanding and at-sea knowledge of submarines and how they operate and support Navy Missions.
Prior to joining HII, Brenton had several naval commands, including Submarine Squadron 20 in Kings Bay, Ga., and the submarines USS Portsmouth (SSN 707) and USS San Francisco (SSN 711). He also served on the staffs of the Chief of Naval Operations; Commander, Submarine Forces; and the Joint Staff.
Brenton is a native of Southport, Conn., and has a bachelor’s degree from the University of Notre Dame, a master’s degree in public administration from the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University and a master’s of science from the National War College in Washington, D.C.