Tim Ward


Tim specializes in placing Operations, Technology, and Business Development executives across the government services industry with a focus on Aerospace, Defense, National Security & Intelligence Community, Federal Civilian, and Research & Development. He has helped build The McCormick Group’s national Government Services Practice since 2000 by forging deep connections with industry experts and leading companies. Through his extensive network, he is able to successfully complete a wide range of projects by quickly identifying the right candidates for his clients’ most critical hiring needs. He is consistently a leading performer, has earned multiple top producer honors in the company, and has twice been named National Account Executive of the Year and Arlington Account Executive of the Year.

Tim has also developed a strong reputation for representing and assisting U.S. Government officials and military flag officers as they transition to private sector positions. Examples include two prior Defense Information Systems Agency Directors, the Under Secretary for Nuclear Security, and the Chief Information Officer for the Office of the Director of National Intelligence. Before his tenure at the firm, he managed the largest office for Amresco, a national mortgage company, and was a Senior Loan Officer for City Federal Funding, a local mortgage firm. A career highlight was recognition as Loan Officer of the Year while at City Federal.

Tim received a Bachelor of Science degree in Public Communication and Political Science from The American University. He served many years as an active board member including a term as Vice Board Chair and Board Chair for Arlington Street People’s Assistance Network (A-SPAN), a community based non-profit organization that provides permanent housing assistance and other life-sustaining services to homeless individuals in Arlington County.