2016 Fed 100

Federal 100: Tracy Hollis

Name: Tracy Hollis
Title: HSIN Solutions Engineering Manager
Agency: Department of Homeland Security

No money? No problem. Hollis is the force behind the overall development of the Homeland Security Information Network, and she has refused to let any obstacle stand in the way of that mission. Less funding, higher demand and an additional 55,000 stakeholders? No problem. Hollis has been instrumental in ensuring that HSIN enables the secure exchange of information among partners in the private sector and at all levels of government. As one colleague put it, "She's the first person to not say no but [instead] look for different ways to do things."

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