Tony Parasida, 56, has been elected corporate senior vice president for human resources and administration at Boeing. He will be responsible for leadership development, training, employee relations, compensation, benefits, diversity initiatives and corporate administration. He will also lead Boeing's shared services group, and the global corporate citizenship organization. Parasida will succeed Rick Stephens, who has announced he will retire effective March 31, 2013, after a 33-year Boeing career. Parasida currently serves as president of Boeing Defense, Space & Security's global services and support business unit. Before joining GS&S in 2009, Parasida was vice president and general manager for surveillance and engagement systems within Boeing Military Aircraft. He also led the company's P-8 Poseidon, F/A-18 Hornet and V-22 Osprey programs at various points in his career.