Former Chief Information Officer
U.S. International Trade Commission
Kirit Amin was named US International Trade Commission (USITC), Chief Information Officer (CIO) in December 2014. Working directly for the Board of Commissioners he has mapped out near, mid, and long term strategic goals and a roadmap to increase operational efficiency and modernization, increase cyber security posture and awareness, reduce infrastructure risks, and to bring the Commission in compliance with outstanding mandates to include HSPD 12/PIV, TIC/MTIPS, ISCM, etc.
Vice President, Technology
Professional Services Council
Kevin Cummins is the Vice President of Technology for The Professional Services Council.
Cummins formerly served as senior legislative assistant for Sen. Tom Udall (D-N.M.) and helped create legislation such as the Federal IT Acquisition Reform Act and Spectrum Relocation Fund Act. Cummins has worked in the Senate for eight years and his private sector career also includes policy-related roles at IBM and ASTM International.
Senior Advisor and Senior Accountable Official for Risk Management
U.S. Department of Homeland Security
Dr. West is a career technologist with 30 years in the information technology field.
He was recently appointed as the Senior Advisor and Senior Accountable Official for Risk Management for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. Prior to his current position, he was the President of the Mason Harriman Group, which is a management consulting company based out of Washington, D.C.
Christopher J. Dorobek is the voice behind GovLoop’s DorobekINSIDER, a blog and audio program that focuses on six words: Helping government do its job better.