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21 cloud champions

The Federal 100 awards, an annual recognition by GCN's sibling site FCW, honors 100 individuals who have made significant contributions to federal IT.

With the growing importance of cloud services, it's no wonder so many of this year's Federal 100 award winners have been honored for modernizing infrastructure and delivering savings by moving agency processes to the cloud. You can read more about each of those individuals and their accomplishments on

Darren Ash
Associate CIO
Department of Agriculture

Rafaa Abdalla
Deputy Chief, Transformation Delivery Division, Office of Information Technology, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services
Department of Homeland Security

Joseph Cubba
Vice President, Defense and Intelligence
IBM GBS Public Sector

Dana Deasy
Department of Defense

Max Everett
Department of Energy

Maj. Gen. Cedric D. George
Director of Logistics, Deputy Chief of Staff for Logistics, Engineering and Force Protection
U.S. Air Force

Dorothy (Dee Dee) Helfenstein
Senior Vice President
Booz Allen Hamilton

Bill Hunt
Mission Operations Lead
Office of Management and Budget

Charles Kamhoua
Electronics Engineer
Army Research Laboratory

Richard “Rick” Jack
Distinguished C4ISR Software Engineer, SPAWAR Systems Center Pacific
Department of the Navy

Daisy Olympia James
Project Manager, Passenger Systems Program Directorate, Office of Information and Technology, Enterprise Services, Customs and Border Protection
Department of Homeland Security

Bill Marion
Deputy CIO
U.S. Air Force

Rajive Mathur
Social Security Administration

Juvy McCarthy
President, Technology Solutions and Products Group

Lynn Martin
Vice President, Government, Education and Healthcare

Col. Bobby Saxon
CTO, Center for Consumer Information and Insurance Oversight, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
Department of Health and Human Services

Kevin Smith
CIO, Census Bureau
Commerce Department

Kevin W. Tate
Enterprise Collaboration and Productivity Services Lead, Office of the CIO
Defense Department

Paul Tatum
Senior Vice President of Solution Engineering and CTO

Jonathan Wingo
Director, Homeland Region
Dell EMC Federal

Karen Wrege
CIO, Director of Defense Trade Controls
State Department

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