Cal Poly Honored Alumnus Edward Burnett

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2021 Cal Poly Honored Alumni Ed Burnett joined Kelly McInerney during a speaker series event October 1. The two shared their experiences in the Aerospace Industry and their advice for Cal Poly and beyond.

Edward L. Burnett (Aerospace Engineering, ’83; MEN, Engineering, ’85)

Lockheed Martin Senior Fellow, Emeritus, Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company

Burnett began his career with Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Co. as a student at Cal Poly. His dedication to the company is matched only by his support for the Cal Poly College of Engineering. 

Learn more about him and the impact he’s had in the video below.

Edward L. Burnett, College of Engineering from Cal Poly UDAE on Vimeo.

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