Jennifer Stewart serves as the Office of Research and Technology Applications (ORTA) representative for the Naval Surface Warfare Center, Corona Division, Corona, CA (NSWC Corona). As the ORTA, Jennifer acts as a broker, connecting Corona Division’s scientists and engineers with academia, small business, industry, and economic development organizations for technology transfer.
In addition to serving as ORTA, Stewart supports community economic development efforts by serving as a liaison for organizations such as InSoCal CONNECT whose mission is to attract high-technology companies to the Inland Empire region of Southern California.
Jennifer is a graduate of California Baptist University, Riverside, CA, and joined NSWC Corona’s Product Engineering Assessment Department in 2003. In 2012 Jennifer became NSWC’s ORTA, a position she currently holds. In 2014 Jennifer was elected to the position of FLC Far West Deputy Regional Coordinator, and was elected Regional Coordinator in 2016.