Wendy Van Wickle, former vice president of ground operations and logistics at Leidos (NYSE: LDOS), has been named executive VP for the logistics and training division within Parsons‘ federal business unit.
Parsons said Monday the more than 25-year aerospace and defense industry veteran will oversee the division’s operational performance, strategy and profit-and-loss functions.
“Wendy’s aerospace and defense industry experience spans integrated logistics support, training, IT solutions and cyber sustainment,” said Carey Smith, Parsons federal group president and an inductee into Executive Mosaic‘s Wash100 for 2017.
Van Wickle previously held the role of senior program manager at Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and at a cybersecurity services company.
She holds bachelor’s degrees in electrical and computer engineering from Rutgers University and a master’s degree in systems engineering from Stevens Institute of Technology.