Skip Jentsch

Skip Jentsch

Cloud Service Line Manager, Cloud Computing Project Management Office, Office of Integrated Technology Services

U.S. General Services Administration

Skip Jentsch is the Cloud Service Line Manager for the Cloud Computing Project Management Office with in the Office of Integrated Technology Services (ITS) in GSA’s Federal Acquisition Service (FAS). The Federal Acquisition Service provides buying platforms and acquisition services to Federal, State and Local governments for a broad range of items from office supplies to motor vehicles to information technology and telecommunications products and services. As an organization within FAS, ITS provides access to a wide range of commercial and custom IT products, services and solutions.

Mr. Jentsch has been a federal CIO for an independent small agency within the Department of Interior. He possesses over 20 years experience in managing IT enterprises in the public, private and non-profit sectors.

He joined the GSA FAS ITS CCS PMO in 2013 as the “Cloud Service Line Manager” responsible for managing the Government wide cloud-focused acquisition vehicles Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) Blanket Purchase Agreement (BPA) and Email as a Service (EaaS) BPA.

In this capacity, he is responsible for promoting the adoption of CCS PMO services and offerings and assisting the government in realizing cost savings and efficiencies while modernizing and expanding their IT capabilities through the adoption of cloud and innovative technology.

Skip engages with government customer agencies, educates them about GSA cloud offerings and services, provides strategic guidance, technical insight and acquisition aid as requested, thereby helping agencies implement Cloud technology by leveraging the GSA IaaS and EaaS BPAs.

Additionally, he is involved in market research, feasibility study and development of next generation CCS PMO initiatives such as Cloud Services Broker (CSB) Proof of Concept (POC) and proposed creation of new Cloud Special Item Number (SIN) on GSA’s IT Schedule 70 contract.