Clint Bickett, who formerly served as the president and chief financial officer of Global Mission Services for PAE, has been appointed the chief operating officer of Cherokee Federal, a division of Cherokee Nation Businesses (CNB), the company announced on Monday.
“I am excited about what Clint will bring to our organization,” said Steven Bilby, president of Cherokee Federal. “His contributions will undoubtedly bolster our business and help us continue to build solutions and enhance delivery for our customers.”
Clint Bickett will bring more than 20 years of c-suite expertise to the role to lead the company’s aggressive growth goals and drive the expansion of its best-in-class solutions in the federal market to address and surpass the needs of its government customers.
“I look forward to working alongside the great team at Cherokee Federal and continuing to advance the company’s growth initiatives, ultimately building an even stronger organization dedicated to fulfilling the mission-critical needs of our government customers,” said Bickett.
In his previous role with PAE, Clint Bickett oversaw a $2 billion business and 13,000 employees to provide operational, financial,and strategic leadership of aviation, infrastructure and logistics for significant federal customers including the Army, Navy, Air Force, NASA, USAID and DHS.
Bickett has also managed millions of dollars in business operations during his previous tenures with Lockheed Martin and General Electric.
Cherokee Federal’s experienced team of more than 30 tribally owned federal contracting companies manages thousands of projects for more than 60 federal clients across the globe.
Whether it is humanitarian relief, national security and foreign policy, technology, health care or logistics, the organization is committed to helping federal clients build solutions, solve complex challenges and serve America’s interests across the globe.
About Cherokee Federal
Cherokee Federal and its team of tribal companies is owned by Cherokee Nation Businesses, the economic engine of Cherokee Nation, the largest Native American tribe in the U.S. The mission of Cherokee Federal is to build a talented team that provides innovative solutions that solve America’s greatest challenges and serves the Cherokee Nation with strong conviction and heart.