Wanda Gilmore is President of Export Compliance Strategies, LLC specializing in consulting services related to the U.S. Government’s export/import regulations. She has over 15 years applied experience utilizing the ITAR, EAR, and OFAC regulations.
Her experience at the corporate and business unit levels have included industries in the business of missiles, military / commercial satellites, disk drive manufacturing, and aircrafts products and technology. Wanda has held positions from Senior Staff to Director in the Export Compliance and International Trade field. She was employed by Lockheed Martin Missiles and Space, Seagate Technology, Smiths Aerospace, and Loral Skynet. She has management experience in the following areas:
-Prepared licenses / agreements pertaining to the ITAR, EAR, OFAC regulations and interfaced directly with U.S. governing agencies.
-Developed and implemented compliance manuals, procedures and policies incorporating commercial and defense regulations.
-Developed export/import guidelines for international subsidiaries and access for foreign national employees, consultants and vendors.
-Developed training modules directly relating to business units. -Prepared Technology Transfer Control Plans (TTCP).
-Established / maintained compliance audit criteria and programs.
-Provided guidance for numerous Empowered Officials and served as corporate Empowered Official. -Provided interpretation of ITAR, BATF, US Customs and BIS regulations.
-Disseminated requirements for defense / civil licenses, agreements, provisos, commodity jurisdictions, and permit applications programs.
-Teamed with various programs and businesses to initiate licensing strategy and alignment with export/import regulations.
-Created special access requirements for unique projects with Security.
Wanda has a Bachelor of Science from Notre Dame de Namur University, Belmont, California. She is a certified Six Sigma Green Belt and a member of Society for International Affairs and Professional Association of Exporters / Importers.