Chief Operating Officer
- Keith Smith, Chief Operating Officer, leads CVP’s day-to-day delivery operations. Keith has over 20 years of business operations experience managing small, mid-sized, and large business enterprises in various leadership roles including technical and program management, business development, organizational development, and process and operational measurement and improvement.
- Prior to joining CVP, Keith Smith was COO of a healthcare and science-focused small business in Atlanta, Georgia, with primary emphasis on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
- His career encompasses positions of increasing responsibility and includes over 20 years with Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC). Keith joined SAIC via an acquisition of a small business where he was an early employee and management leader throughout its growth. Keith’s most recent role with SAIC was as Senior Vice President for the Digital Infrastructure Service Line, an organization with over 4,200 IT professionals. Keith also has experience with merger integration and was the lead SAIC executive involved in integrating a large intelligence community acquisition.
- Keith holds a BS in Industrial Engineering from Auburn University.