SOURCE: Parsons


April 06, 2011 17:50 ET

Parsons Appoints Squires as Senior Vice President and Strategic Planning and Regional Management Director

PASADENA, CA--(Marketwire - April 6, 2011) - Parsons is pleased to announce that Jeffrey F. Squires has been appointed as Senior Vice President and Strategic Planning and Regional Management Director. In his new assignment, Mr. Squires will be tasked with furthering the development of Parsons' domestic regional development executive positions, assisting with enhancing the corporation's business development processes, and coordinating the corporation's 2015 Strategic Plan.

Mr. Squires joined Parsons in 2005 and has since held a succession of positions throughout the corporation. His most recent position was Parsons MENA+ President. In this capacity, he was responsible for providing overall leadership, expanding the sales team, and promoting Parsons' core values and strategic objectives in the MENA+ region (Middle East, North Africa, and the northern Mediterranean Sea border countries). 

"Jeff served as the founding President of Parsons' MENA+ region and has been instrumental in our success," said Chuck Harrington, Parsons Chairman and CEO. "We look forward to his contributions to our growth strategy in his new role."

Mr. Squires holds a bachelor's degree in geography from St. Anselm College and a master's degree in urban and regional studies from Minnesota State University. He is based in Washington, D.C.

Parsons, celebrating more than 65 years of growth in the engineering and construction industry, is a leader in many diversified markets with a focus on infrastructure, environmental, and defense/security. Parsons delivers design/design-build, program/construction management, professional services, and innovative alternative delivery solutions to private industrial customers worldwide, as well as to federal, regional, and local government agencies. For more about Parsons, please visit