Lieutenant General (Ret.) Stephen Lanza
Senior Vice President, Defense
Lieutenant General (Retired) Stephen Lanza serves as Senior Vice President, Defense for Sarcos Robotics. In this role, he is responsible for overseeing Sarcos’ defense strategy and ensuring Sarcos’ product roadmap meets the requirements of the military. He is also responsible for cultivating relationships within the defense industry to advance the Company’s initiatives.
Lanza, who also serves on Sarcos’ Strategic Advisory Board, previously held numerous senior command assignments, including I Corps commanding general and commander of the 7th Infantry Division at Joint Base Lewis-McChord. Lanza has received numerous awards and decorations, including the Army Distinguished Service Medal, the Defense Superior Service Medal, the Bronze Star and the Defense Meritorious Service Medal. Lanza also served as a National Security Fellow at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Lanza graduated from the United States Military Academy at West Point, the United States Army Command and General Staff College and the School for Advanced Military Studies. He also earned a Master of Science in Administration from Central Michigan University and a Master of Science in National Security and Strategic Studies from the National War College.