2020 Fed 100

The 2020 Federal 100

Learn more about each of this year's winners

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The power of the individual informs FCW's coverage each and every day, but with the Federal 100, we take time to really spotlight and celebrate it. The women and men listed here are proof positive of what one person can make possible in federal IT; click on any name below to learn more about that winner's accomplishments.

Note: Winners’ affiliations in this list reflect where the accomplishments being recognized took place. Several individuals have since changed jobs; those moves are noted in their individual profiles.

Find Winners by selecting the first letter of their last name or view the complete list.

All Winners
Combiz R. AbdolrahimiEmerging Technology and Innovation Leader, Government & Public Services
Deloitte Consulting
Gundeep AhluwaliaCIO
Department of Labor
Dr. Mohamed N. AhmedIBM Distinguished Engineer, Master Inventor, AI Chief Scientist & Director, IBM Federal
Gerard BadorrekChief Financial Officer
General Services Administration
Bo BerlasChief Information Security Officer
General Services Administration
David J. BerteauPresident and CEO
Professional Services Council
Alexis BonnellChief Innovation Officer
U.S. Agency for International Development
Tom BrandtChief Risk Officer
Internal Revenue Service
Jason BrownDirector, CSAF Strategic Studies Group
Department of the Air Force
Jordan BurrisChief of Staff, Office of the Federal CIO
Office of Management and Budget
David CatanosoDirector, Enterprise Cloud Solutions Office, Office of Information and Technology
Department of Veterans Affairs
Anil CheriyanDirector, Technology Transformation Services and Deputy Commissioner, Federal Acquisition Service
General Services Administration
David ChowCIO
Department of Housing and Urban Development
Cecilia CoatesManaging Director, Program Management and Policy
Department of State
Judith A. ConklinDeputy CIO
Library of Congress
Timothy W. Cooke, Ph.D.President and CEO
ASI Government
Lisa CostaCIO, US Special Operations Command
Department of Defense
Jennifer L. EdginCTO, Deputy Commandant for Information, Headquarters Marine Corps
U.S. Marine Corps
Neil C. EvansChief Officer, Office of Connected Care, Veterans Health Administration
Department of Veterans Affairs
Rebecca FairCEO
Gerard A. FasanoPresident, Defense Group
LTG Stephen FogartyCommanding General, Army Cyber Command
U.S. Army
Christine L. GexInnovation and Robotic Process Automation Lead, Office of the Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Army Financial Information Management
Department of the Army
Donnie HarpDirector of the Integration Services Directorate, HQ Cyberspace Capabilities Center (CCC)
Department of the Air Force
Steve HarrisSenior Vice President and General Manager
Dell Technologies
Debbie HrenTransition Director, Office of Telecommunications Services
General Services Administration
Daniel C. IrelandEnterprise Architect, Naval Surface Warfare Center (NSWC) Crane
Department of the Navy
Holly S. JoersInterim Deputy Director, Federal Electronic Health Record Modernization Office
Department of Defense
Mark JundaDirector, Procurement Service E, Technology Acquisition Center
Department of Veterans Affairs
Suzette KentFederal CIO
Office of Management and Budget
Beth Anne B. KilloranDeputy CIO
General Services Administration
Col. Robert KingSenior Materiel Leader, Enterprise IT and Cyber Infrastructure Division
U.S. Air Force
Mike J. KirklandSenior Vice President, Offerings and Solutions Development
Perspecta Inc.
Stephen R. KovacVice President of Global Government and Head of Corporate Compliance
Chris KrebsDirector, Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency
Department of Homeland Security
Jim KrenDirector, Systems Development in the Concepts, Development and Management Office, Office of the Secretary of the Air Force
Department of the Air Force
Jennifer KukIT Category Management Specialist, Office of Federal Procurement Policy
Office of Management and Budget
Betsy KulickCDM Deputy Program Manager, Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency
Department of Homeland Security
Rep. James R. LangevinU.S. Congressman
House of Representatives
Stefanie LangsamDeputy Special Master
The September 11th Victim Compensation Fund
Paul R. LawrenceUnder Secretary for Benefits
Department of Veterans Affairs
Susan LawrenceManaging Director, Armed Forces Sector
Accenture Federal Services
Naomi LefkovitzSenior Privacy Policy Advisor
National Institute of Standards and Technology
David LevyVice President, Federal Government
Amazon Web Services
Ellen LordUnder Secretary of Defense for Acquisition and Sustainment
Department of Defense
Ashley MahanDirector, Secure Cloud Portfolio and FedRAMP, Technology Transformation Service
General Services Administration
BGen Lorna M. MahlockDivision Director, IC4, Headquarters Marine Corps, Deputy Commandant for Information
U.S. Marine Corps
Stacy MarcottDeputy Chief Financial Officer and Acting Chief Financial Officer
Department of Homeland Security
Doc McConnellCybersecurity Policy Analyst, Office of the Federal CIO
Office of Management and Budget
Danielle MetzPrincipal Director for the Deputy CIO for Information Enterprise
Department of Defense
Terry C. MillerChief Operating Officer
Karsun Solutions
Bill MonetPresident and CEO
Drew MyklegardExecutive Director, Demand Management, Office of Information & Technology
Department of Veterans Affairs
GEN Paul NakasoneCommander, U.S. Cyber Command, and Director, National Security Agency
National Security Agency and U.S. Cyber Command
John B. O'GradyActing Director, Digital Services Division, Office of Inspector General
Department of Health and Human Services
Robert OsbornCTO, Global Governments
Mamatha PancholiChief Data Officer, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Department of Health and Human Services
Dennis PapulaChief Business Technology Officer, Program Support Center
Department of Health and Human Services
CDR Tom Parker, PhDCyber Warfare Engineer, Naval Sea Systems Command
U.S. Navy
Riya PatelProgram Manager, Government
Timothy M. Persons, Ph.D.Chief Scientist and Managing Director of Science and Technology Assessment, and Analytics
Government Accountability Office
Charlie PhalenActing Director, Defense Counterintelligence and Security Agency
Department of Defense
Heather PutmanProduct Director, General Funds Enterprise Business System Development & Modernization, Army PEO EIS
Department of the Army
Lt. Cmdr. Michael PyneMyNavy HR CIO Deputy Chief Engineer
US Navy, N16
Claire Perez RedondoDirector International Civilian & Military Transportation & Networks - International Ops
Dave ReyPresident, Global Public Sector
Maria RoatCIO
Small Business Administration
Anthony RobbinsVice President of Public Sector
Capt. Kurt RothenhausMajor Program Manager, Tactical Network Program Office (PEO C4I/PMW-160)
U.S. Navy
Francisco SalgueroCIO
Federal Communications Commission
Mehul SanghaniCEO
Octo Consulting Group
Shannon E. SeayProgram Manager, Navy Enterprise Business Solutions Program
U.S. Navy
Bharti ShahCEO
Lt. Gen. Jack ShanahanDirector, Joint Artificial Intelligence Center
Department of Defense
Chad SheridanDirector, Service Delivery and Operations, Farm Production and Conservation Business Center,
Department of Agriculture
Stephanie ShuttDirector, Multiple Award Schedule Program Management Office, Federal Acquisition Service,
General Services Administration
Gabriel L. SlaterSenior Counsel – Cybersecurity, Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency
Department of Homeland Security
Anthony C. SmithLead, DOD Information Network Transport Capabilities, Office of the CIO
Department of Defense
Paul SmithSenior Vice President and General Manager, Public Sector
Red Hat
Traci SmithProgram Manager
Department of Labor
Steven B. SousaVice President
CGI Federal
Paul StrasserPresident
Capt. Veronique Louise StreeterActing Director of Command Control Communications and Information, Office of the CIO
Department of Defense
Toni Townes-WhitleyPresident, U.S. Regulated Industries
Elaine TurvilleManaging Director
Accenture Federal Services
Louis W. Uccellini, Ph.D.Director, National Weather Service, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Department of Commerce
Donald UpsonPartner
Upson Technology Group
Marc R. VandeveerChief Innovation Officer, Air Force Installation and Mission Support Center
U.S. Air Force
Jonathan VealDirector - Public Sector
Stardog Union
Peter VillanoProfessional Staff Member
House Armed Services Committee
Lt. Col. Stacie L. VoorheesCommander, 690th Network Support Squadron
Air Force
Mike WalshVice President for Department of Defense, Intelligence Community and Federal Systems Integrator
Forescout Technologies
Gary WangVice President, Cloud, Infrastructure, and Security Services
Unisys Federal
Garth A. WhiteChief Information Security Officer, Science and Technology Directorate
Department of Homeland Security
Gary WhiteLead Project Manager
General Services Administration
Col. Frederick D. WilliamsActing Director, Spectrum Policy & Programs, Office of the CIO
Department of Defense
Courtney A. WinshipChief, Digital Services Division, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services
Department of Homeland Security
Joanne WoytekNASA SEWP Program Director
David YoungSenior Vice President, Public Sector
Judith R. ZawatskyAssistant Commissioner Office of Systems Management, Federal Acquisition Service
General Services Administration

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