Carol Ann Smith

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Carol Ann Smith

VP for Awards, Proposals, and Strategic Pricing, Blumont

Summary

Carol Ann Smith is a proven leader specializing in comprehensive operations, compliance, and risk management programs for complex international organizations, with experience achieving aggressive yet simple global management strategies for dispersed teams. She currently serves as the vice presidents of awards and proposals at Blumont in Washington, DC. Previously, Carol was the chief operating officer at Winrock International, working to integrate the operations functions of human resources and security, contracts and procurement, cost and pricing, business analysis, and internal audit to support Winrock's global development. Prior to Winrock, Carol led contracts and PSI's global supply chain to meet the needs of social marketing programs in over 60 countries. At Family Health International, Carol championed efforts to improve field office compliance support and to increase field authority and training efforts. With the Nature Conservancy, Carol lead regional operations for the Asia-Pacific Region after serving as the Brazil country director. Carol has a lifetime of international exposure— growing up in Europe and traveling to over 100 countries, with fluency in Portuguese and Spanish and intermediate French ability. She serves on the executive committee of the InsideNGO board of directors and is a member of the SID/W board.