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Congressman Will Hurd

Born and raised in San Antonio, Texas, Will is a proud product of the Texas public school system. He attended John Marshall High School and Texas A&M University, where he majored in Computer Science and served as Student Body President. After college, Will served as an undercover officer in the CIA in the Middle East and […] […]

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Maria Roat
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Karen Petraska is presently serving as the Service Executive for Computing Services in the NASA Office of the Chief Information Officer, leading NASA’s response to the Federal Data Center Consolidation Initiative and exploring larger overall agency computing issues including cloud computing. Karen has a Master’s Degree in Computer Science and 25 years of experience between […] […]

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The Securities and Exchange Commission today announced that Pamela C. Dyson has been named the SEC’s Deputy Chief Information Officer and will work to further modernize and enhance the agency’s information technology systems. Technology is a vital component of SEC initiatives to protect investors, maintain orderly markets, and promote capital formation. Ms. Dyson has filled […] […]

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Congressman Gerald E. “Gerry” Connolly is serving his third term in the U.S. House of Representatives from Virginia’s 11th District, which encompasses Fairfax County, Prince William County, and the City of Fairfax in Northern Virginia. He was first elected in 2008 and reelected in 2010 and 2012. Congressman Connolly serves on the House Committee on […] […]

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Congressman Darrell Issa represents the people of California’s 49th Congressional District in the United States House of Representatives, a seat he has held since 2001. The 49th District includes Camp Pendleton, the largest Marine Corps training facility in the United States, and the northern portions of San Diego County and southern Orange County. Congressman Issa […] […]

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Dr. Michael Valivullah is a member of Senior Executive Service (SES) in the US Federal Government. He has served as the Director and CIO at NASS. Prior to joining NASS, Dr. Valivullah spent about 9 years in the public sector, working in positions such as the Chief Information Officer (CIO) of the Science and Technology […] […]

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George J. Jakabcin is the Chief Information Officer for the Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration (TIGTA), a $156 million (FY 2014) Independent Audit/Law Enforcement Treasury Bureau. In fiscal year 2013, TIGTA identified monetary benefits totaling more than $16 billion in IRS recommendations for improved operations. TIGTA (762 staff) is routinely recognized as a best […] […]

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Mr. David B. Bennett is the Chief Information Officer for the Defense Information Systems Agency. He is responsible for the delivery and operation of secure world-wide enterprise information technology services enabling the efficient and effective execution of DISA’s global combat support missions. Mr. Bennett began his career when commissioned as an Armor Officer through the […] […]

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Rob Klopp serves as chief technology officer of Social Security Administration, where he is responsible for data warehousing, technical debt reduction programs, service-oriented architecture, analytics, and cloud technologies. Klopp reports to the Acting Commissioner Carolyn Colvin and is a member of her executive staff. He also manages the enterprise architects, database architects and new SSA […] […]