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Jeff Seaton to Fill Chief Information Role on Acting Basis

Jeff Seaton

Jeff Seaton, deputy chief information officer at NASA, has been appointed to fill Renee Wynn's old role as the space agency's CIO on an acting basis, SpaceRef reported Wednesday. Seaton helped Wynn oversee the information technology efforts required for NASA's missions and corporate activities during his time as deputy CIO.

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Jacqueline Janning-Lask Starts Tenure as AFRL Sensors Director

Jacqueline Janning-Lask, a long-time U.S. Air Force member, has begun duties to lead Air Force Research Laboratory's Sensors Directorate. She assumed her new role in January to oversee the development, demonstration and transition of sensor technologies across the Air Force, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base said Thursday.

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NSF’s Rebecca Spyke Keiser to Lead Agency’s Research Security in New Role

Rebecca Spyke Keiser, who leads the National Science Foundation's Office of International Science and Engineering, has been appointed to serve as NSF's chief of research security strategy and policy, a newly created role. She will advise the NSF director on matters related to research security, the agency said Monday.

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Jacobs Names Caesar Nieves as Cyber Team SVP to Expand Cyber Influence; Dawne Hickton Quoted

Jacobs has appointed Caesar Nieves as senior vice president (SVP) of Critical Mission Solutions (CMS) cyber business to strengthen cyber influence and grow the sector’s strategic division, the company announced on Tuesday

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Kristina Littman to Lead SEC Enforcement Division’s Cyber Unit

Kristina Littman, a former staff attorney of the Securities and Exchange Commission, has been appointed to serve as chief within the cyber unit of SEC's Division of Enforcement. She will lead a unit that secures investors and associated markets from cases of cybercrime, succeeding Robert Cohen who stepped down from the role in August, the commission said Monday.

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FirstNet Board Welcomes Public Safety Experts Karima Holmes, Matt Slinkard

Wilbur Ross, secretary of commerce, has added two public safety experts to the First Responder Network Authority Board. Karima Holmes, who directs Washington, D.C.'s Office of Unified Communications, and Matt Slinkard, executive assistant chief of police in Houston, Texas, will join a board that oversees the FirstNet public safety broadband network, the commerce department said Thursday.

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