Don Heffernan, deputy chief information officer at the General Services
Administration, is now deputy CIO at GSA's Federal Supply Service. Heffernan
made the move earlier this month.
George Donohue, former associate administrator for research and acquisitions
at the Federal Aviation Administration and an FAA visiting professor at
George Mason University, resigned from the FAA to become a professor at
William Hadesty, former director of security standards and evaluation at
the Internal Revenue Service, was named associate chief information officer
for cybersecurity at the Agriculture Department. He will be responsible
for developing and implementing the USDA's cybersecurity program.
Gregory Parham was named acting chief information officer for policy at
the Agriculture Department. Since 1997, Parham has served as the executive
director of the USDA Year 2000 program.
Mary Whitley was promoted to the Senior Executive Service and selected as
assistant commissioner for sales at the General Services Administration
where she will manage customer sales for the Federal Technology Service.
Whitley was most recently deputy assistant commissioner for FTS' Office
of Information Technology Integration.
Robert Bubniak, associate deputy assistant secretary for telecommunications
at the Department of Veterans Affairs, this month was re-elected for a second
term as chairman of the Federal Technology Service Interagency Management
Council (IMC). The IMC is comprised of federal telecom executives and advises
the General Services Administration on governmentwide telecom program issues.