November 9, 2009
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New Head of Parsons Transportation Group
Thomas E. Barron, an employee of Parsons Corporation since 1976, has been named the president of Parsons Transportation Group Inc. (PTG), with responsibility for the business unit’s worldwide operations. He is based in the firm’s Washington, DC, office.
Barron has held a succession of project management and business development positions during his tenure with the corporation, serving most recently as executive vice president and global business development manager for PTG. In this job, he was responsible for managing the business development operation for more than 4,000 employees and for working with company leadership to establish business strategies, develop new markets and customers, and assist with the financial performance, technical excellence, and quality of services.
Barron holds a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from Northeastern University and completed graduate coursework in transportation planning. He also completed the Advanced Management Program at the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania.