Comings and goings

Linda Cureton, deputy chief information officer at the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, was named CIO at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center.

David Zeppieri, former CIO at the Transportation Security Administration, was named vice president of strategic development at Project Performance Corp. in McLean, Va.

The National Institute of Standards and Technology has approved the appointment of Lynn McNulty to the Information Security and Privacy Advisory Board, a congressionally chartered group that advises federal officials on information security and privacy issues.

Lou Addeo has stepped down as president of AT&T Government Solutions. Don Herring will become president.

Dendy Young has stepped aside as president and chief executive officer of government solutions provider GTSI. James Leto has succeeded him. Young remains chairman of the board at GTSI.

Input has named Paul Schmitz vice president of its Executive Program.

Robert Graybill, a former a senior executive at the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, has joined the Council on Competitiveness as a senior adviser.

FCW in Print

In the latest issue: Looking back on three decades of big stories in federal IT.


  • Anne Rung -- Commerce Department Photo

    Exit interview with Anne Rung

    The government's departing top acquisition official said she leaves behind a solid foundation on which to build more effective and efficient federal IT.

  • Charles Phalen

    Administration appoints first head of NBIB

    The National Background Investigations Bureau announced the appointment of its first director as the agency prepares to take over processing government background checks.

  • Sen. James Lankford (R-Okla.)

    Senator: Rigid hiring process pushes millennials from federal work

    Sen. James Lankford (R-Okla.) said agencies are missing out on younger workers because of the government's rigidity, particularly its protracted hiring process.

  • FCW @ 30 GPS

    FCW @ 30

    Since 1987, FCW has covered it all -- the major contracts, the disruptive technologies, the picayune scandals and the many, many people who make federal IT function. Here's a look back at six of the most significant stories.

  • Shutterstock image.

    A 'minibus' appropriations package could be in the cards

    A short-term funding bill is expected by Sept. 30 to keep the federal government operating through early December, but after that the options get more complicated.

  • Defense Secretary Ash Carter speaks at the TechCrunch Disrupt conference in San Francisco

    DOD launches new tech hub in Austin

    The DOD is opening a new Defense Innovation Unit Experimental office in Austin, Texas, while Congress debates legislation that could defund DIUx.

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