Carol Hibbard is vice president of Finance and chief financial officer of Boeing Defense, Space & Security (BDS), a $23 billion business specializing in innovative and capability-driven solutions to meet the needs of defense, government, space, intelligence and security customers in the United States and around the world. Based out of Arlington, Va., she leads all BDS financial activities.
Previously, Carol was the BDS controller, responsible for all accounting, financial analysis & compliance activities. Carol has also served as vice president and chief financial officer of Boeing’s former Engineering, Operations & Technology organization. Before that, she served as director of BDS Financial Planning & Analysis. With over 20 years of experience, her other roles include director of Financial Performance & Controller Operations for the enterprise and management positions supporting the F/A-18 program, Partnering for Success, and Estimating & Procurement Financial Analysis for Tactical Aircraft Programs.
Carol received a Master of Business Administration degree from Virginia Polytechnic University and a bachelor’s degree in statistics from the University of Pittsburgh. She has served on the National Board for the International Cost Estimating and Analysis Association (ICEAA) and was a 2012 Eisenhower Fellow where she had the opportunity to participate in a leadership exchange program abroad. Carol also serves as an executive champion for the Boeing Women in Leadership Network.