Investor Day 2023
NYSE | March 15, 2023
Chair, President, And Chief Executive Officer
Carey Smith is Chair, President, and Chief Executive Officer, responsible for the company’s strategy, growth, business execution, and global operations. Before joining Parsons, she served in progressive leadership roles at Honeywell, including as President of its defense and space division, Vice President of Honeywell Aerospace Customer and Product Support, and President of Honeywell Technology Solutions, Inc. Prior to joining Honeywell, Carey held various executive positions at Lockheed Martin. She is on the Parsons and Edison International boards of directors, chairs the Professional Services Council’s Board of Directors, and is also a member of the board of directors for the Intelligence and National Security Alliance and the United States Geospatial Intelligence Foundation.
Chief Financial Officer
Matt is Chief Financial Officer at Parsons and brings over 20 years of finance experience and a proven track record of delivering profitable growth and building high-performance finance teams. Before being appointed CFO, Matt served as Parsons’ executive vice president of finance, where he led the company’s financial operations, including project controls, financial planning, accounting, treasury, and financial systems. Before joining Parsons in 2021, he led multi-billion-dollar finance organizations, including those for Amazon Web Services (AWS's) Worldwide Public Sector and Strategic Industries businesses. Before AWS, he held roles of increasing responsibility at Raytheon, concluding with his tenure as CFO for the Space and Command & Control businesses for the Intelligence, Information, and Services segment. Matt holds a Master of Business Administration from Boston University and a Bachelor of Science from Babson College.
President, Defense And Intelligence
Paul is President of the Defense and Intelligence business unit within Parsons' Federal Solutions segment. Prior to this role, Paul was the senior vice president of cyber and intelligence, where he was responsible for developing and delivering the company’s overall corporate technical and growth strategy for the market. He has extensive experience in the arena of cyber space operations including operational and leadership support to defensive cyber operations, offensive cyber operations to include mission execution, strategic policy, and security strategy and planning. His operational leadership and technical experiences include support to the United States Strategic Commands Computer Network Defense and Computer Network Warfare mission sets. Paul proudly served his country in the U.S. Marine Corps.
President, Mobility Solutions
Mark is President of the Mobility Solutions business unit and responsible for the leadership, strategy, growth, business execution, and operations for Parsons’ Mobility Solutions business unit. Mark joined Parsons, in 1989 as a transportation engineer and has held a series of progressively more responsible leadership roles within the critical infrastructure industry, including executive vice president of Parsons’ Mobility Solutions business unit responsible for profit and loss, strategy, growth, project delivery, talent management, and operations for the North American and Middle Eastern Bridge, Road and Highway, Tunnel, Water/Wastewater, and Industrial markets.
President, Engineered Systems
Jon is President of Engineered Systems, a business unit within the company's Federal Solutions segment that delivers, protects, and sustains critical assets across the defense, intelligence, and critical infrastructure markets. Jon has over 35 years of experience, spanning operations, engineering, procurement, and construction, as well as technology development and commercialization. In his current role, Jon is responsible for leading advanced engineering, planning, design, and delivery of complex infrastructure, environmental, energy, and life sciences products and services across five continents to US government customers that include the U.S. Department of Energy, National Science Foundation, Program Executive Office Assembled Chemical Weapons Alternatives, Defense Threat Reduction Agency, U.S. Air Force, U.S. Department of Labor, Federal Aviation Administration, U.S. Navy, and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.
President, Connected Communities
Peter is President of the Connected Communities business unit and responsible for the leadership, strategy, growth, business execution, and operations of Parsons’ Connected Communities business unit. Peter joined Parsons leadership in 2021 and brings more than two decades of experience leading digital transformation across infrastructure markets, including intelligent transportation systems, smart mobility, energy, aviation, and rail and transit. He most recently served as managing partner and vice president of the Digital Cities and Infrastructure Practice at Siemens Advanta, the digital transformation consultancy and professional services arm of Siemens. Peter is a recognized leader in delivering results at the intersection of technology and critical infrastructure.
Ricardo “Rico” Lorenzo
Chief Technology Officer
Rico is Chief Technology Officer at Parsons and responsible for the development and implementation of the innovation and technology strategy across the enterprise. He accomplishes this through internal Research and Development (R&D) to all forms of external technology leveraging including commercial technology partnerships, contract R&D, and university partnerships. The portfolio includes technologies ranging from digital modernization to integrated systems, and from cyber to artificial intelligence/machine learning, data analytics, advanced sensors, electronic warfare, smart mobility, environment remediation, and space technologies. He is also responsible for the offices of the chief information officer, chief security information office, S-WORX, and the Parsons Fellows.
Chief Communications Officer
Jason is Parsons’ chief communications officer, responsible for leading the corporation’s engagement with global stakeholders to advance Parsons’ growth and reputation as a leader in national security and critical infrastructure. As CCO, he oversees the global communications and government relations portfolios, including corporate communications, marketing, workforce communications, creative and brand management, philanthropy, trade associations, digital, and corporate events. He also manages Parsons’ government relations organization, responsible for policy development; engagement with lawmakers at the federal, state, and local levels; and the Parsons Political Action Committee. He serves as executive sponsor of Parsons’ DEI Council and the Leadership Council. Before coming to Parsons, he led communications programming inside the U.S. Department of Defense, the Aerospace Industries Association, and in organizations across the aerospace and defense sector.
Senior Vice President, Investor Relations
Mr. Spille joined Parsons in April 2019. With more than 20 years of experience leading the Investor Relations programs for several software and government services companies, Dave has gained extensive IPO, financial modeling, M&A, and crisis communications experience. He has started the investor relations programs for four separate companies and has been responsible for internal, external, and marketing communications activities. During his tenure at various companies, Dave’s IR programs have been ranked second in Institutional Investor (II) magazine for best U.S. IR program and awarded Honorable Mention for Best Use of Technology by Investor Relations magazine. He also participated in one of the most successful initial public offerings in stock market history. Dave also was a senior analyst at the Nasdaq Stock Market. He received his MBA from the George Washington University and his BBA from Radford University.