Cedric Sims, formerly president and CEO of Evermay Consulting Group, has joined Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) as a senior vice president within the companyâs civilian services group.
Sims will come up with strategies to promote integration across Booz Allenâs homeland security business in his new position, the McLean, Va.-based consulting firm said Thursday.
He will also help the company further support the Department of Homeland Securityâs Continuous Diagnostics Monitoring program and other information technology modernization initiatives.
âCedricâs commitment to living the mission and deep experience in homeland security will bolster the integration that we help clients realize at DHS and across governmentâwork that is critical in ensuring the safety, security, and well-being of our citizens,â said Kristine Martin Anderson, executive VP and head of Booz Allenâs civilian services group.
Sims held leadership roles at DHS, where he formed the office of program accountability and risk management.
Prior to DHS, he previously worked at the U.S. Secret Service and served in several research and management positions at Texas A&M University.