2016 Fed 100

Federal 100: Dan Chenok

Name: Dan Chenok
Title: Executive Director
Company: IBM Center for the Business of Government

The human router. If a federal IT discussion was worth having in 2015, odds are that Chenok was involved -- and working hard to make sure the right people were connecting. As he wrapped up a term as chairman of the Industry Advisory Council, he helped drive industry/government collaboration on cybersecurity, the Federal IT Acquisition Reform Act and a wide range of other acquisition issues. He laid critical early groundwork for the upcoming presidential transition to ensure that efforts from good-government groups would be complementary and in general provided the glue wherever needed. As one judge put it, "Dan's just everywhere."

Click here for the full list

About the Author

Connect with the FCW staff on Twitter @FCWnow.

Featured

  • People
    Federal 100 logo

    Announcing the 2021 Federal 100 Award winners

    Meet the women and men being honored for their exceptional contributions to federal IT.

  • Comment
    Diverse Workforce (Image: Shutterstock)

    Who cares if you wear a hoodie or a suit? It’s the mission that matters most

    Responding to Steve Kelman's recent blog post, Alan Thomas shares the inside story on 18F's evolution.

Stay Connected