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Bruce Caswell

President and Chief Executive Officer

Bruce Caswell assumed the role of Chief Executive Officer and Director of Maximus on April 1, 2018, and has served as President since October 2014. Mr. Caswell has held several senior leadership roles overseeing all segments of the Company’s business since joining Maximus in 2004.

Mr. Caswell leads the Company’s strategy for helping governments navigate major policy reform and modernization efforts and implement solutions to meet challenging requirements supporting some of the largest civilian programs globally including Medicaid, Medicare, the Decennial Census, CDC pandemic vaccinations, and disability benefit assessments for U.S. veterans and U.K. citizens.  Through its recently updated 3-5 Year Strategic Plan, the company will continue to expand its core capabilities to include a growing level of clinical expertise, providing digital citizen services, and delivering technology solutions to meet the mission requirements of its customers.  Underpinning this plan was the successful completion of several large acquisitions in 2021, including Attain Federal and Veterans’ Evaluation Services (VES).

Mr. Caswell brings more than 30 years of public sector health and human services program and operational experience, which includes management consulting, systems integration, and operations for government clients at all levels. Prior to joining Maximus in 2004, Mr. Caswell worked in several capacities for IBM including Vice President of State and Local Government and Education, as well as Director of Federal Business Development within IBM’s Business Consulting Services. He started his career at Price Waterhouse’s Office of Government Services.

Mr. Caswell serves on the Board of the Greater Washington Partnership (GWP), as Vice Chair of the Northern Virginia Technology Council (NVTC), and on the Board of the Wolf Trap Foundation.  A four-time (2019-2022) winner of the Wash100 award recognizing the most influential leaders in the GovCon sector, Mr. Caswell was also selected as CEO of the Year for 2022 (Public Company) by Washington Executive.

Mr. Caswell holds a B.A. in economics from Haverford College and a Master of Public Policy degree from the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University.