2020 Fed 100

Federal 100: Heather Putman


Name: Heather Putman
Title: Product Director, General Fund Enterprise Business System, Program Executive Office for Enterprise Information Systems
Organization: Department of the Army

Shared-services surgeon. Putman shepherded the Army’s move of its sprawling GFEBS financial and procurement management system to a commercial cloud service in 2019. At the same time, she was responsible for transitioning the Navy’s Bureau of Medicine and Surgery into GFEBS as a shared service, and she shifted her teams into an agile development environment. Those were no small tasks given that GFEBS has 35,000 users in 221 locations around the world and manages more than $160 billion in Army and Defense Department funds.

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