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SMS Announces New Vice President of Communications

McLean, VA | August 4, 2022 –  SMS announced today the appointment of Ms. Lexley Bender in the new executive position of Vice President of Communications.

As Vice President of Communications, Lexley is responsible for the consistency, clarity, and quality of SMS’ internal and external communications across all departments.  Lexley has been with SMS for almost ten years, serving in strategic roles in business development and capture. Prior to SMS, she held various communications and marketing roles, and her thirty years of multi-functional experience is critical as she implements communications plans in support of the company’s strategic and organizational goals.

“As SMS continues to evolve and grow in the Federal Government IT industry, being able to clearly communicate our value both internally and externally is very important. The creation of this role at the executive level underscores the importance of refining our messaging as the company expands its capabilities in providing IT solutions such as cloud engineering and managed services,” said Matt Rosecan, President and CEO of SMS. “Lexley is the consummate team player and I look forward to her continued contributions to SMS’ success.”

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