PASADENA, CA (August 9, 2018) – Parsons is pleased to announce that Kim Urbanchuk has joined the corporation as Chief Ethics and Compliance Counsel. In her new role, Ms. Urbanchuk will identify and address emerging compliance risks arising out of Parsons’ evolving business strategy and the corporation’s efforts to transform the company into a data-based, cognitive technology provider. In addition, she will oversee Parsons’ ethics and compliance program, ensuring that the corporation is in compliance with all applicable laws, rules, and regulations, as well as with its own internal policies and procedures. Ms. Urbanchuk will report to Mike Kolloway, Parsons’ General Counsel.
“With nearly 13 years of experience in both the government and private sectors, Kim brings in-depth legal knowledge to Parsons. She has hit the ground running, and we look forward to her contributions to the corporation as she advances our culture of compliance,” said Kolloway.
Ms. Urbanchuk’s areas of expertise include ethics, compliance, procurement, government contracts, oversight, investigations, governance, legislation, due diligence, anticorruption, and other administrative law. Prior to joining Parsons, she served as Counsel and Director, Ethics & Compliance, at Airbus where she provided operational leadership and strategic direction to develop, sustain, and enhance Airbus’ North American regional Ethics & Anti-Corruption Compliance program. Before joining Airbus, Ms. Urbanchuk was a Counsel for Oversight and Investigations for the U.S. House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure. Earlier in her career, she served as an attorney in the Office of the General Counsel for the U.S. Department of Transportation and, in 2012, she was appointed by the U.S. Secretary of Transportation to draft, oversee, and approve policy revisions for the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority.
Ms. Urbanchuk holds a juris doctorate degree from the Marshall-Wythe School of Law at the College of William & Mary and a bachelor’s degree in English from Indiana University of Pennsylvania. She is based in Parsons’ Washington, D.C., office.
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