Ms. Haith retired from Federal Service 4 February 2017 after 34 years of Service. Since retirement, Ms. Haith has been independently consulting in the Washington DC area.
Prior to retirement, Ms. Haith was the Deputy, Department of Navy Chief Information Officer (Navy) (Civilian Executive), to the Deputy Chief of Naval Operations for Information Warfare. In this position, she was responsible for all Chief Information Officer (CIO) matters related to the US Navy. This included Information Technology (IT) and Cybersecurity Governance; IT Functional Area Management/Portfolio Management; Enterprise Architecture; Cybersecurity; Information Management/Information Technology Efficiencies-Data Center Consolidation; Commercial Enterprise Hosting; Cloud Services, and Clinger-Cohen Act Compliance.
Ms. Haith was appointed a member of the Senior Executive Service in August 2004, as the Principal Deputy/CIO for the Defense Security Service managing day-to-day agency operations and overseeing development of a DoD Enterprise Security System. She subsequently was appointed as the Director, Intelligence Access for Warfighter Support (Under Secretary of Defense (Intelligence) to oversee development of Defense Intelligence policy for information sharing, foreign disclosure and management of the IT Portfolio. Subsequently, she was assigned to the position, Director, Enterprise Operations/Federal Information Sharing Executive for the DoD CIO. Her responsibilities included DoD oversight and management of key Federal Information Sharing programs as well as Network Operations Policy and Strategy, Unified Capabilities and GIG policy exceptions. A security, intelligence and CIO professional, since 1984, Ms. Haith completed assignments of increasing complexity in an extensive range of organizations. This included Security Adjudicator for the Department of Justice; a Program Element Manager (Security and Investigations) for Department of the Air Force; Joint Personnel Adjudication System Program Manager for USAF and DoD simultaneously; DoD e-Government Program Manager for Internal Efficiency and Effectiveness, and tenure as a Congressional Fellow on behalf of USAF. Ms. Haith graduated from Hampton Institute with a Bachelor’s of Arts in sociology and a Master’s of Science in technology management from the University of Maryland. She is also graduate of the National Defense University and various advance level courses for members of the Senior Executive Service.