As an early adopter of cloud computing in government, and a leading business and technology strategist with VMware, Doug’s Federal and industry experience offers critical insight into the policy, acquisition, and transformation challenges to achieving the Administration’s cloud agenda.
After 9+ years in executive leadership roles in Federal government, Doug became VMware’s Federal Chief Cloud Executive, and leads the development and execution of their cloud computing strategy. He hailed from the Department of the Interior, where he was the Director of the National Business Center for 6 years. There, he led 1,800+ employees and contractors in 24 states to provide business management services government-wide, like: IT, payroll, HR, financial management, contract management, and management consulting. Under his leadership, the NBC was competitively selected to provide these services to the Federal government. He also led the NBC to develop and implement cloud computing services, leveraging their shared services infrastructure, defense-in-depth security model, and virtualization capabilities. His commitment to excellence helped NBC earn an ISO 9001 certification and service level achieve