2015 Fed 100

Federal 100: William "Bill" Marion II

William Marion

Name: William "Bill" Marion II
Title: Chief Technical Officer
Air Force Space Command
Agency: Department of the Air Force

The unifier. Marion is reshaping the way airmen and women communicate. Under his guidance, unified communications have taken flight in the Air Force, and he played a crucial role in deploying a mobility solution that allows users to encrypt and decrypt sensitive email messages and access 100,000 native applications. Next on his to-do list is expanding access to data via a private cloud. Marion also has social-media savvy: He has kept the federal IT community informed of the latest trends with more than 11,000 tweets.

Click here for the full list

About the Author

Connect with the FCW staff on Twitter @FCWnow.

Featured

  • FCW Perspectives
    human machine interface

    Your agency isn’t ready for AI

    To truly take advantage, government must retool both its data and its infrastructure.

  • Cybersecurity
    secure network (bluebay/Shutterstock.com)

    Federal CISO floats potential for new supply chain regs

    The federal government's top IT security chief and canvassed industry for feedback on how to shape new rules of the road for federal acquisition and procurement.

  • People
    DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen, shown here at her Nov. 8, 2017, confirmation hearing. DHS Photo by Jetta Disco

    DHS chief Nielsen resigns

    Kirstjen Nielsen, the first Homeland Security secretary with a background in cybersecurity, is being replaced on an acting basis by the Customs and Border Protection chief. Her last day is April 10.

Stay Connected

FCW INSIDER

Sign up for our newsletter.

I agree to this site's Privacy Policy.