Lindsay Burack helped streamline the National Cancer Institute's Cancer.gov website, making it more user-friendly and adding support for social sharing.
Katherine Mullins has been instrumental in enabling all levels of government to communicate securely via the Homeland Security Information Network.
At Red Team Consulting, Kassar helped small and midtier companies find opportunities in the federal marketplace.
Michael Brody has a unique ability to reconcile mission needs with privacy protections, which requires close collaboration with DHS' many independent-minded components.
Akosua Ali ironed out complex acquisition issues and found millions of dollars in unused funds at DHS.
Teresa Rodriguez spearheaded 10 initiatives at USDA in the past year, including the first integrated safety and workers' compensation system implemented in the federal government.
At TCG, Alex Lin was assigned to the Integrity.gov project, where his innovative thinking and risk-taking exceeded expectations.
The Army is moving forward with what Pentagon brass consider to be a crucial piece of the future defense IT backbone: the Joint Regional Security Stacks.
News and notes from around the federal IT community.
The administration is right to be building bridges with the tech community. But there's talent to be found outside California.
Hacking China back is not the solution to American cyber vulnerability, experts warn. Voters need to start demanding that presidential candidates take a deeper look at the issue.
The Army had been paying close attention to the Navy's operation to drive Iranian hackers from the unclassified portion of the service's intranet.