Frances R. Pierce, President and CEO, Data Systems Analysts (DSA), a provider of enterprise-wide information technology solutions and security services to government and industry, announced that Mr. Kevin Carroll has been appointed to DSA’s Federal Advisory Board of Directors (FAB).
Mr. Carroll is President of The Kevin Carroll Group, LLC, a consulting company. In his previous role as Program Executive Officer (PEO), Enterprise Information Systems, Mr. Carroll was responsible for the program management of the Department of Defense and Army business and combat service support systems, as well as related Army communication and computer infrastructure. Prior to becoming a PEO EIS, he served as PEO STAMIS and before that was the Assistant Deputy Chief of Staff for Research Development and Acquisition, US Army Materiel Command. Mr. Carroll served as the Acting Director of the Communications and Electronics Command (CECOM) Acquisition Center, in Fort Monmouth, NJ. In addition, he functioned as the Associate Director of the CECOM Acquisition Center - Washington. Mr. Carroll entered the Senior Executive Service in June 1996 as Director of the U.S. Army Information Systems Selection and Acquisition Agency (ISSAA).
Mr. Carroll has served primarily as an acquisition manager and as a contracting officer on top priority DoD and Army information technology acquisitions. Prior to working for the Army, he acquired information systems for the U.S. Coast Guard. He began his career in contracting at the Department of Transportation.
Mr. Carroll earned both his Bachelor of Science Degree and his Masters Degree in Business Administration from the University of Maryland, College Park. He is also a graduate of the Federal Executive Institute and a member of NCMA Board of Advisors. He is active in both cross-governmental bodies, as well as information technology industry efforts.
DSA established the Federal Advisory Board (FAB) to capitalize on its rapid growth in the Civilian, Defense and Intelligence marketplaces. Its purpose is to assist DSA, an employee-owned company, in reviewing its strategic business plan, and to provide guidance on how DSA can better deliver technology solutions in the public sector.
Other members of DSA’s Federal Advisory Board include David Borland, former Deputy to the Army’s Chief Information Officer (CIO/G6); Tom L. Hewitt, founder, Federal Sources, Inc.; Michael J. Mestrovich, President and CEO, Unlimited New Dimensions, and President and Chairman of the Board of the Federation for Identity and Cross Credentialing Systems (FiXs); and, Charles A. Self, former Deputy Commissioner of the Federal Technology Service (FTS) and current president, The Self Group, LLC.
Focused, principled, and experienced, DSA has delivered advanced technology solutions to the leading edge of the highly secure and regulated Government and Defense Industry for 45 years. Our deep expertise in system and network engineering, software development, certification and accreditation procedures, security practices, Federal regulations/guidelines, and consulting provides customers with a proven, reliable partner in a broad range of IT disciplines.
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