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Profile: Joe Demarest, FBI Cyber Division Assistant Director

Joe Demarest serves as assistant director of the cyber division at the FBI, where the 26-year bureau veteran has worked in investigative matters related to counterterrorism, white-collar crime, organized crime, drugs, violent crime and foreign counterintelligence. Prior to his current role, Demarest led the FBI’s international operations division and was responsible for …

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Profile: Steve Shirley, Defense Cyber Crime Center Executive Director

Steve Shirley serves as executive director of the Defense Department‘s Defense Cyber Crime Center in Linthicum, Maryland, which is a national cybersecurity center that incorporates five organizations. DC3 comprises of the Defense Computer Forensics Laboratory, Defense Cyber Investigations Training Academy, Defense Cyber Crime Institute, DC3 Analytical Group and the Defense Industrial Base Collaborative Information Sharing Environment. …

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Profile: Ann Barron-DiCamillo, US-CERT Manager and Chief of Operations

Ann Barron-DiCamillo serves as manager and chief of operations for the United States-Computer Emergency Readiness Team within the Department of Homeland Security. In this role, she leads DHS’ efforts to help build up the country’s cybersecurity posture, coordinate cyber information sharing and manage cyber risks. Barron-DiCamillo’s first role at DHS was at the National Cybersecurity …

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Profile: Kevin Meiners, Ass’t National Intelligence Director for Acquisition, Technology, Facilities

Kevin Meiners serves as assistant national intelligence director for acquisition, technology and facilities at the Office of the Director of National Intelligence. In this role, he is responsible to the DNI for all matters related to acquisition, research & technology and facilities for the national intelligence program. Meiners started his career with the …

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Tiffany Hixson: GSA to Use ‘Parallel’ Method, Not Halt Services Schedule Addition

The General Services Administration has decided against a temporary halt to additions on the agency’s services schedules as it seeks to refresh and consolidate the schedules, GSA’s Tiffany Hixson has told Federal News Radio. Hixson, professional services category executive at GSA’s Federal Acquisition Service, told the station that all new vendors will …

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Profile: Taha Kass-Hout, FDA Chief Health Informatics Officer

Taha Kass-Hout serves as chief health informatics officer at the Food and Drug Administration and is the first person to hold that title in the agency’s history. He leads the development and implementation of information systems that support the missions of the directorates, centers, physicians and scientists at the FDA and …

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Profile: Jim Martin, Pentagon’s Director of Defense Intelligence

James Martin serves as the director of defense intelligence for intelligence strategy, programs and resources at the Defense Department‘s office of the intelligence undersecretary. He acts as the undersecretary’s principal staff assistant for all matters related to intelligence,surveillance and reconnaissance systems and recommends programmatic changes to defense intelligence functions. Prior to this role, Martin also served …

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