Carey A. Smith
Carey A. Smith is the President of the Federal business unit of Parsons Corporation.
Federal delivers, protects, and sustains critical U.S. government assets across the
defense, physical/cyber security, intelligence, environment, and infrastructure
markets worldwide, serving the Departments of Defense and Homeland Security,
Federal Aviation Administration, Intelligence Community, and other civil agency
In this role, Carey is responsible for the business unit’s global operations. She also
serves as President and a Director of Parsons Global Services International, Inc.,
which is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Federal group.
Prior to joining Parsons in 2016, Carey held a series of leadership roles within the
defense and aerospace industry. Most recently, she was President of the Defense and
Space business unit at Honeywell, where she led an expansion of the firm’s business
with a broad base of customers, including U.S. government agencies and international
defense ministries. At Honeywell, she also served as President of Honeywell
Technology Solutions Inc. and Vice President of Honeywell Aerospace Customer and
Product Support. Prior to Honeywell, Carey held a number of positions at Lockheed
Martin, including Vice President of Technical Services; Vice President, Business
Development, Maritime Systems & Sensors business unit; and President and CEO of
Canada. She began her career as a systems engineer with IBM Federal Systems.
Carey Smith holds an M.S. in electrical engineering from Syracuse University and a
B.S. in electrical engineering from Ohio Northern University.