Welcome Package


A Message from SSP Senior Leadership

Photo: Vice Admiral Terry J. Benedict Photo: Michael Maglich Photo: Mr. Ketchum Photo: Jimmy D. Smith Photo: Captain Tolliver
Vice Terry J. Benedict,
Michael Maglich,
Technical Director
Jim Ketchum,
Director Plans & Programs
Jimmy D. Smith
Director, Integrated Nuclear
Weapons Surety Division

Captain John V. Tolliver,
Deputy Director

Congratulations on your new position with Strategic Systems Programs (SSP)! We are pleased to welcome you as member of our team of professionals, and we look forward to helping you make this the highlight of your career.

You are joining a highly motivated team whose mission is dedicated to serving our nation by providing credible and affordable sea-based deterrent missile systems. We stand firm on a fifty-year history of successful mission achievement and look forward to making you part of our future successes. Our vision for the future is that we will be the Nation’s premier provider of cost effective nuclear and conventional sea-based deterrent missile systems and related technologies. Your position at SSP plays a vital role in achieving this vision.

It is our goal to make your transition to SSP as seamless as possible. If you need any assistance during the process, please feel free to contact you sponsor directly. Also, be sure to take full advantage of this website; it will help you obtain the information and guidance you need to begin a long, successful and exciting career at SSP.

On behalf of the entire SSP team, Welcome Aboard!

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