In the News

  • In 1991, Sharon Virts decided it was time to return to the Beltway. For years, the Loudoun County native had been managing programs at Computer Sciences Corp., then went to New York to head up government programs for Prentice Hall Publishing. But she knew she was a government contractor at heart and what better place to call home than the federal government’s backyard? So, she began interviewing for jobs with CSC, Planning Research Corp. and Martin Marietta, the predecessor to Lockheed Martin Corp.