2021 Fed 100

Federal 100: Maj. Gen. Kimberly A. Crider


Name: Maj. Gen. Kimberly A. Crider
Title: Mobilization Assistant to the Chief of Space Operations
Organization: U.S. Space Force

Barrier breaker. Crider has emerged as a visionary leader of the Space Force’s efforts to digitally transform legacy IT and reconfigure space ground systems into modern, resilient and secure architectures. Her extraordinary ability to understand a technology’s application to a specific mission and effectively communicate its impact to Space Force leaders has enabled her to remove multiple obstacles to innovation. She is committed to ensuring that the Space Force uses born-digital systems and continues to establish a strategic direction and policies that will equip Guardians with the tools they need to fight and win in the space domain.

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