2013 Fed 100

Federal 100: Kathy P. Conrad

Kathy P. Conrad

Name: Kathy P. Conrad
Title: Principal Deputy Associate Administrator, Office of Citizen Services and Innovative Technologies
Agency: General Services Administration

Chief innovator. Conrad is a pivotal government IT player who provided extensive leadership, strategic direction and oversight of numerous Obama administration initiatives to boost innovation. She worked on the Digital Government Strategy, the MyUSA project to simplify the process of finding and accessing information and government services, and several high-visibility E-Government Fund projects such as Data.gov, BusinessUSA and the Federal Infrastructure Projects Dashboard. Her office at GSA leads development of major shared-services efforts and continues to release new and exciting innovations, such as the recent guidelines for capitalizing on social media connections.

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