August 9, 2018: Bill Parker has been hired as the President and Chief Executive Officer of McLean, Va.-based program management and engineering services provider MCR. Parker succeeds Vince Kiernan, who has been named to continue working as a Member of MCR’s Board of Directors, company officials said on Monday, August 6, 2018. Parker has worked in the government technology field for more than twenty years. Parker has held leadership positions at information technology contractors such as CACI International, Sevatec, Salient Federal Solutions, NCI, Karta Technologies and Pinkerton Computer Consultants. A U.S. Naval Academy graduate, he worked for the U.S. Navy for six years. MCR supports public sector clients in the areas of manned and unmanned aviation, defense technology, space and missile, aviation, homeland security and intelligence.