Jeremy Grant is senior executive advisor for identity management at the National Institute for Standards and Technology (NIST). He joined NIST in February, 2011 to manage the establishment of a National Program Office for the National Strategy for Trusted Identities in Cyberspace (NSTIC).
Mr. Grant comes to NIST with a diverse background and deep understanding of identity and cybersecurity issues, having served in a range of leadership positions spanning government and industry. He began his career as a legislative aide in the U.S. Senate, where he drafted the legislation which laid the groundwork for the Department of Defense and GSA smart card and PKI efforts. Mr. Grant then joined MAXIMUS, where he led the division's Security and Identity Management practice, and played a major role in a number of major federal identity and security programs. He then spent three years with Washington Research Group as the firm's identity and cybersecurity market analyst. Most recently, Jeremy served as Chief Development Officer for ASI Government.
Jeremy is a former co-chair of the Identity Management Committee at TechAmerica (previously the Information Technology Association of America). He is a graduate of the University of Michigan.