As Vice President and Contracts Director of Tech-Marine Business, Inc. (TMB), Richard Parker is responsible for oversight and management of the contracts and procurement processes for TMB, including proposal development, pricing strategy, contract and subcontract management. He is also a member of the TMB Investment Committee. He previously held a variety of increasingly responsible positions with TMB, including Vice President of TMB’s Management Services Division, where he managed multiple contracts that provided senior level Program Management, Earned Value Management (EVM), Business and Financial Management (BFM), Acquisition and Foreign Military Sales support to various programs and organizations throughout the Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) and the Office of Naval Research (ONR).
Mr. Parker’s diverse background includes experience in Program and Project Management, Contracts and Financial Management and Planning.
Mr. Parker joined TMB in 2009 as a Program Manager and since has led various programs, including serving in multiple leadership roles providing management oversight as well as direct client support to several of TMBs major NAVSEA customers, including PMS377, PEO IWS 2.0 and PMS415.
Prior to joining TMB, Mr. Parker worked in various positions at BAE Systems, BBN Technologies, Alion Science and Technology, Nortel Government Solutions and PEC Solutions/TROY Systems.
Mr. Parker holds a Bachelor’s in Economics/Finance from the University of Maryland Baltimore County and an M.B.A. from Loyola University.