GITEC Summit Awards

We are excited to announce the 2018 GITEC Awards. Reflecting the focus topics of the 2018 GITEC Summit, the below categories will highlight innovative solutions offered by government and industry teams and individuals that move us towards a positive technological future for our federal government. Nominations will be open in January and close on March 2, 2018.
The award recipients will be announced during lunch on Monday, April 23 at the 2018 GITEC Summit.
Below are the award categories.


All Nomination Submissions Due:                                                    Committee Notifies & Invites Award Finalists:                                      GITEC Summit Awards Presentation                      

March 2, 2018, 11:59pm
​Week of March 26, 2018
Monday, April 23, 2018
​Congratulations to our 2018 GITEC Award Finalists! Awards will be presented during lunch on Monday, April 23 at the GITEC Summit in Annapolis, MD. Award finalists will also participate in a roundtable on Sunday, April 22, so that attendees may get to know our finalists and they impact they have had on our technology community.​
Angie Hester
Chief, Acquisition, Agile, and Requirements Section, Solution Delivery Division, Program Support Branch
Defense Health Agency
Walter Bigelow
Chief, IT Management Division, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives
Department of Justice
Bill Carter
IT Specialist, Policy and Planning, Crane Division
Naval Surface Warfare Center
Robin Cooper
Business Systems Analyst, Crane Division
Naval Surface Warfare Center
Mittal Desai
Chief Information Security Officer
Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Marina Fox
.Gov Prgram Manager, Office of Governmentwide Policy
General Services Administration
Penny Ha
Associate Chief Information Officer
National Archives and Records Administration
Mark Hardman
Information Technology Specialist, Crane Division
Naval Surface Warfare Center
Joseph Ibanez
Information Systems Security Manager, Solution Delivery Division
Defense Health Agency
Rosetta Lue
VA Senior Contact Center Advisor
Department of Veterans Affairs
Josh Moses
Chief of Cyber Security
Office of Management and Budget
Patty Nowak
Program Manager, WMT Support
Janine Oakley
Branch Chief, Technology Strategy
Architecture, Advanced Concepts, & Engineering Division
Defense Health Agency
Norris Reynolds
Deputy Associate Chief Information Officer, Crane Division
Naval Surface Wafare Center
Michael Torres
Program Manager, HC Transformation
Human Resources Line of Business
Office of Personnel Management
Jeffrey Wells
Director and Chief Customer Experience Officer
Office of Customer Advocacy, Policy and Portfolio Management
Office of Environmental Information
Environmental Protection Agency
Phil Wenger
Chief Budget Systems Branch
Office of Management and Budget