Boeing hires former DSCA chief

By John Liang / October 14, 2021 at 4:26 PM

Boeing has hired former Defense Security Cooperation Agency Director Heidi Grant, the company announced today.

Grant will "lead Boeing’s defense, space and government services sales teams," according to a company statement. "She will join the company Nov. 8 as vice president of Business Development, leading the organization previously known as Global Sales and Marketing (GSM)."

Grant succeeds Jeff Shockey, who departed the company in July, according to Boeing. Mike Manazir, who has served as interim GSM vice president, returns to his role as vice president, Boeing Global Services business development.

DSCA announced Grant's resignation earlier this week.