James E. Worsham

James Worsham


James E. Worsham

MSME ‘50

Aerospace Group Executive and Corporate Vice President

McDonnell Douglas Corporation


Mr. Worsham joined General Electric Company in 1951.  During his 30-year career with the company, he rose to the position of Vice President for Military and commercial Engines and Market Development.


In 1982 he was appointed Executive vice President of the Douglas Aircraft Company and was named President the following year.  He was promoted to his current position in 1987.


Mr. Worsham received a BSME from Vanderbilt University, Magna Cum Laude.