Senior Executive Advisor for Identity Management, National Institute of Standards and Technology, Department of Commerce
Mr. Grant comes to NIST with a diverse background and deep understanding of identity and cybersecurity issues, having served in a range of leadership positions spanning government and industry. He began his career as a legislative aide in the U.S. Senate, where he drafted the legislation which laid the groundwork for the Department of Defense and GSA smart card and PKI efforts.
Mr. Grant then joined the Intelligent Technologies Division at MAXIMUS, a government services firm, where he led the division's Security and Identity Management practice, and played a major role in a number of major federal identity and security programs. He then spent three years with Washington Research Group as the firm's identity and cybersecurity market analyst. Most recently, Jeremy served as Chief Development Officer for ASI Government (formerly Acquisition Solutions, Inc.), a consulting firm focused on helping government agencies improve results through the application of better acquisition, organizational and program management practices.
Jeremy is a former co-chair of the Identity Management Committee at TechAmerica (previously the Information Technology Association of America). He graduated with distinction from the University of Michigan with dual concentrations in biology and political science.