Director, Deputy Chief Information Officer
Department of Navy
Ms Haith became Director, Deputy Department of Navy Chief Information Officer (Navy)
(formerly-Director, Assessments and Compliance in April 2010, to the Deputy Chief of Naval
Operations for Information Dominance. In this position, she is responsible for all Chief
Information Officer (CIO) matters related to the US Navy. This includes Governance;
Functional Area Manager/Portfolio Management; Enterprise Architecture; Information
Assurance; Information Management/Information Technology; Efficiencies, and Clinger-Cohen
Ms Haith was appointed a member of the Senior Executive Service in August 2004, as the
Principal Deputy/CIO for the Defense Security Service managing day-to-day agency operations
and overseeing development of a DoD Enterprise Security System. She subsequently was
appointed as the Director, Intelligence Access for Warfighter Support (Under Secretary of
Defense (Intelligence) to oversee development of Defense Intelligence policy for information
sharing, foreign disclosure and management of the IT Portfolio.
Subsequently, she was assigned to the position, Director, Enterprise Operations/Federal
Information Sharing Executive for the DoD CIO. Her responsibilities included DoD oversight
and management of key Federal Information Sharing programs as well as Network Operations
Policy and Strategy, Unified Capabilities and GIG policy exceptions.
A security, intelligence and CIO professional, since 1984, Ms Haith completed assignments of
increasing complexity in an extensive range of organizations. This included
Security Adjudicator for the Department of Justice; a Program Element Manager (Security and
Investigations) for Department of the Air Force; Joint Personnel Adjudication System Program
Manager for USAF and DoD simultaneously; DoD e-Government Program Manager for Internal
Efficiency and Effectiveness, and tenure as a Congressional Fellow on behalf of USAF.
Ms Haith graduated from Hampton Institute with a bachelor’s of arts in sociology and a master’s
of science in technology management from the University of Maryland. She is also graduate of
the National Defense University – CIO/Information Assurance Programs.