CIO, USDA APHIS

Gary Washington has with over 30 years of progressive experience providing analysis, strategic planning, and program leadership to various organizations. Foster positive view of organization operations by building strong coalitions with stakeholders. Experienced in leading change and people through high-profile transitions using expertise in business and political acumen. Demonstrated experience in successfully leading and managing large public and private sector organizations that administer complex rules-based benefits and services for a large group of customers. Technical expert and analyst on complex program issues. Very strong critical thinking, problem solving, research and liaison skills. Recognized for outstanding communication skills, flexibility, and keen political savvy, sense of humor and leadership abilities.