As special assistant to the Defense Department's deputy chief management officer, Metzger can spend one day working with Congress and the next day briefing top-level Pentagon officials on efforts to reform DOD's financial management.
Former OMB acting director to manage "tech surge" promised by Obama, as Issa and other legislators demand answers.
This honoree used an EPA-developed web tool to track information on DOT's teleworking, water use, energy use, employee travel, recycling, pollution and more.
This Rising Star secured six key IT contracts -- and saved $7 million -- in the first six months in her new role.
This Rising Star manages 3,300 databases for the Postal Service, crunching 22 petabytes (and counting) of data.
This Rising Star was instrumental in coordinating the Army's effort to move 1 million people to enterprise email.
Thanks to this Rising Star, reports on 280 overseas posts are now easily accessible for Foreign Service officers and interagency employees.
As DHS' customer engagement manager, Dalboe has made it her business to explain new technology with crystal clarity.
The nomination of former Department of Defense General Counsel Jeh Johnson to head the Department of Homeland Security brought mixed reactions from Congress that broke down along party lines, perhaps presaging a difficult confirmation battle.
As a VP at Carahsoft, Shrader oversees more than 50 small companies.
The administration's choice to lead the department brings legal experience.
The IT professionals who manage and operate federal systems are often unprepared to deal with technology advances because they lack time and money for adequate training.