Byron Bright

President, KBR Government Solutions

Byron Bright, President of KBR’s Global Government Solutions business, leads a portfolio of nearly $4.5B in annual revenue with responsibilities for over 20,000 employees worldwide. He ensures mission and project success for customers globally with capabilities supporting defense, intelligence, space, aviation and industrial sectors.

Having joined KBR in 2010, during his tenure, Byron has served in multiple senior leadership roles and led the successful transformation of KBR’s Government Solutions business through multiple acquisitions and sustained organic growth. A champion of KBR’s culture of inclusion and diversity, Byron serves as executive sponsor of ASPIRE, KBR’s employee-driven group that supports the development and promotion of diverse professionals.

Prior to joining KBR, Byron served as an officer in the U.S. Air Force primarily working in the area of developmental test and engineering. Following his distinguished military service, Byron gained significant industry experience working with various aerospace and defense contractors.

Byron is a distinguished graduate from the U.S. Air Force Academy, holds a master’s degree in mechanical engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology and is a graduate of the U.S. Air Force Test Pilot School. He has flown in more than 25 different aircraft as a flight test engineer.

Byron serves on the Board of Directors of the Professional Services Council and was named one of Washington Technology’s Top 100 in 2020 and 2021.