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IT Program Manager, National Security Professional Development Integration Office
The NSPD IO is a new office in the Department of Defense
is a detaille to the NSPD IO and he
performs duties as the IT
has developed and implemented the infrastructure to support a web portal designed to provide online certification for National Security Professionals.
is responsible for the oversight and task management of all engineering and security aspects of the system lifecycle phases.
is performing duties as the subject matter expert on technology principles, concepts, methods, and practices.
The NSPD IO is supported by DOD
and reports directly to the Deputy Director of Management and Budget at OMB
Gary is the Deputy Director of Infrastructure at the Food and Drug Administration.
He leads a large infrastructure division which includes networks, telecommunications, servers, and storage and enterprise solutions.
Chief Enterprise Architect, Gary
was responsible for instituting an Enterprise Architecture (EA) program that aligns the business of FDA
with information technology (IT).
As Director of the IT Governance Staff he was responsible for the integration of Capital Planning and Investment Control (CPIC), Project Management and EA.
most recently He
has led the effort to make the current architecture available to everyone in FDA
has represented the Federal Health Architecture (FHA) program as the Co-Lead on the Food Safety Workgroup with colleagues from FDA, DHS
, VA, FDA, DOD and USDA
leadership the Food Safety Workgroup created and proposed a national strategy for sharing establishment data on food imports.
Gary also took a leadership role in National Health Information Network requirements phase.
At the Department of Health and Human Services, Gary was a System Architect.
implemented the Enterprise Information Management System which automated detection and reporting capabilities.
also managed and implemented a department IT
asset inventory system.
established and managed two enterprise license agreements which saved HHS
has received special act awards for his
has extensive experience in the planning and implementing enterprise IT
systems as exhibited in his
tenure at the Bureau of Alcohol
, Tobacco and Firearms as the service manager for the first SEAT management implementation.
also supported the Reinvention of Government by supporting the Office of Business Innovations in the Dept of Treasury.
also participates in additional public service activities such as speaking and teaching.
teaches EA Governance and Organization at the United States Department of Agriculture Graduate School
also speaks periodically at the National Defense University
on Governance and Enterprise Architecture.
is a 2006 IAC past partner.
He is a member of the Chief Architect Forum and an advisor to the EA SIG.
is also active in the AFFIRM.
has twenty years experience in the government.
Gary has served 10 years in the U.S. Air Force and ten years in public service.
He has served at HHS, Dept of Treasury, ATF, FDA.
has five years experience in private industry.
He has Bachelors in Business Administration from Strayer University, Masters Certificate in Project Management from George Washington University School of Business, and is a Federal Executive Institute graduate.
also has additional education in graduate studies.
resides in Washington D.C. area.
has 3 children.
enjoys teaching, mentoring future senior managers, ballroom dancing and exercise.