Source: Navarro  | Release | November 1, 2018

Navarro Welcomes Cathy Hickey as Executive VP as Bob Eby, current Executive VP, moves to part-time.

Navarro is pleased to announce that Cathy Hickey has been named new Executive Vice President of Navarro. Cathy has over 30 years of project management and business development experience, having worked for several large organizations in the industry, including Bechtel, CH2M Hill and URS Corp. She has experience leading large, complex proposal and capture efforts valued in tens of billions of dollars and served in several project leadership roles for site management contractors. Most recently, Cathy served as the President of Westinghouse Government Services LLC, a small subsidiary of parent company Westinghouse Electric Co., that specializes in government services.

“We are very excited to welcome Cathy to our team. Her industry knowledge and demonstrated leadership will strengthen our business growth strategy.” Said Susana Navarro-Valenti, President and Founder of Navarro. “Cathy’s role will be to lead Navarro’s strategic growth initiatives.”

As Executive VP, Cathy will provide strategic business development support, community, client and industry engagement, and strategic partnership pursuits which will further strengthen Navarro’s presence in the federal market.

Bob Eby will continue to support the company providing part-time support in various areas, including providing subject matter expertise in nuclear activities, an area for which he was recently awarded the Robert E. Wilson Award by AIChE for outstanding contributions to the nuclear industry. Bob was appointed by Governor Haslam in April to the State Board of Education and has expressed a desire to spend more time pursuing his educational and other volunteer interests. “We thank Bob for all of the value that he brought to Navarro in this role; we know he is serving our state well and we welcome him in his new role at Navarro”, Susana Navarro-Valenti.

Navarro is a Woman-Owned Small-Business managing large and complex turn-key environmental remediation, D&D and waste management projects, as well as providing nuclear operations, nuclear safety, facilities management, and technical and professional services to federal agencies across the United States. With over 20 offices nationwide and more than 90 project sites, Navarro is nationally recognized for excellent services and customer satisfaction. For more information, please visit