2015 Fed 100

Federal 100: David Tillotson III

David Tillotson III

Name: David Tillotson III
Title: Acting Deputy Chief Management Officer
Agency: Defense Department

Mr. Efficiency. The Pentagon's DCMO job is a tough and often thankless one, and could be doubly so in an acting capacity. Tillotson, however, leaned into the role and quickly emerged as acting CIO Terry Halvorsen's right-hand man for the accounting work behind DOD's adoption of commercial cloud technology. Tillotson's take is that IT is "an embedded part of the problem, the solution or both," and the progress he has made in measuring and optimizing DOD business processes frees up money for readiness and modernization.

Click here for the full list

About the Author

Connect with the FCW staff on Twitter @FCWnow.

Featured

  • Telecommunications
    Stock photo ID: 658810513 By asharkyu

    GSA extends EIS deadline to 2023

    Agencies are getting up to three more years on existing telecom contracts before having to shift to the $50 billion Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions vehicle.

  • Workforce
    Shutterstock image ID: 569172169 By Zenzen

    OMB looks to retrain feds to fill cyber needs

    The federal government is taking steps to fill high-demand, skills-gap positions in tech by retraining employees already working within agencies without a cyber or IT background.

  • Acquisition
    GSA Headquarters (Photo by Rena Schild/Shutterstock)

    GSA to consolidate multiple award schedules

    The General Services Administration plans to consolidate dozens of its buying schedules across product areas including IT and services to reduce duplication.

Stay Connected

FCW Update

Sign up for our newsletter.

I agree to this site's Privacy Policy.