Our People

Transformer Is More Than Just A Catchy Slogan

Great People Do Great Things

Our people make us who we are.

We pride ourselves on our ability to recruit the best of the best in the IT space. But, it takes more than technical expertise to be a GovCIO “Transformer”.

Our people not only believe in our mission but are also excited to be a part of our unique team. We look for passion, a positive attitude, emotional intelligence, and high integrity in all our prospective employees.

It’s simple— great people do great things— for our customers, our culture, and our ability to attract other great people.

Life at GovCIO

Leadership

Jim Brabston
Chief Executive Officer
Jim Brabston
Chief Executive Officer

Jim is an experienced executive within the government services space having split his career between operations and business development. Before taking over as CEO of GovCIO in October of 2020, he previously served as the President and Chief Operating Officer of Camber Corporation, a $400m professional services firm owned by New Mountain Capital. Before Camber, he served as Co-Founder and the Chief Operating Officer of Galeos Group, LP, as well as the Chief Operating Officer of Stanley Inc. (NYSE:SXE), a $900m publicly held, government services firm.

Joe Cormier
Chief Operating Officer & Chief Financial Officer
Joe Cormier
Chief Operating Officer & Chief Financial Officer

Joe joined GovCIO in October 2020, bringing with him over 20 years of experience in growing, leading, and developing successful public and private equity backed enterprises that create significant shareholder value. Prior to GovCIO, he most recently served as CFO for Legends Hospitality; he has also been a senior executive for numerous federal government technology businesses, including Camber Corporation, Sotera Defense Solutions, and ManTech International Corporation.

Kristin Gill
Sector President, Veteran and Enterprise Technology
Kristin Gill
Sector President, Veteran and Enterprise Technology

Since joining GovCIO in 2016, Kristin has lead our Veteran-focused delivery portfolio, directly contributing to the rapid growth of the sector and significantly improving our overall delivery quality and customer satisfaction rates. Prior to joining GovCIO in 2016, she held key acquisition roles for the DoD and VA. She led numerous multimillion-dollar source selections with the U.S. Army and audit contracting actions overseas. At the VA, she served as chief of acquisition execution for the Office of Information and Technology, Product Development.

John Anderson
Sector President, National Security
John Anderson
Sector President, National Security

A retired US Air Force Lieutenant Colonel, Squadron Commander, and program manager, John has 30 years of strategic and corporate leadership experience. Leading our National Security Sector, John uses this expertise to build and maintain relationships, initiate growth, and ensure customer satisfaction across the U.S. Military, DHS, DCMA, and USSOCOM. Before GovCIO (formerly Salient CRGT), John served as Vice President, Joint Commands, Defense Agencies, & U.S. Air Force at GDIT.

Rebecca Miller
Sector President, Health and Civilian
Rebecca Miller
Sector President, Health and Civilian

With over 25 years of experience developing and leading highly successful businesses and teams, Rebecca oversees program execution and growth for Health and Civilian Services. Under her leadership, our programs have delivered outstanding services and support, resulting in double-digit revenue and considerable profit growth. Prior to GovCIO (formerly Salient CRGT), Rebecca served as Vice President for Growth, Civilian Division at GDIT.

Michael Hoffman
President, GovCIO Media & Research
Michael Hoffman
President, GovCIO Media & Research

Michael is president of GovernmentCIO Media & Research. He joined the company in 2017 after leading Tandem National Security Innovations, a community of startups and small businesses working with government agencies. Before that, he served as managing editor for Military.com and spent five years as a defense reporter at Military Times and Defense News.

Allen Deitz
Chief Growth Officer
Allen Deitz
Chief Growth Officer

With significant experience providing executive leadership for strategic business capture and technology initiatives, Allen brings more than 20 years of federal technology and professional services experience to GovCIO (formerly Salient CRGT). Building upon his experience and expertise, Allen collaborates with our sector presidents to deliver solutioning, capture, and proposal services that drive innovation and growth.

Peter Hardwick
Senior Vice President, Human Resources
Peter Hardwick
Senior Vice President, Human Resources

Peter is an accomplished, innovative, human resources executive with over 25 years of diversified industry insight. By combining his strategic analysis, planning, and implementation skills with organizational initiatives and employee relations, Peter helps further cultivate positive employee engagement, experiences, and strategic partnerships for GovCIO, while enhancing business management and improving cost savings.

Corey Jenkins
General Counsel
Corey Jenkins
General Counsel

Corporate attorney focusing on various commercial transactions, such as mergers, stock sales, asset sales, complex licensing arrangements, joint ventures, strategic alliances, employee stock-ownership plans (ESOPs), management buyouts, corporate restructurings, and other business-related transactions. Assists clients in various industries with respect to day-to-day operations and formulating and executing exit strategies.

Stephen Goehler
Senior Vice President, Strategic Operations
Stephen Goehler
Senior Vice President, Strategic Operations

In his time with GovCIO (formerly Salient CRGT), Steve has continually ensured that accountability and metrics are integral to the culture. In 2017, Steve joined GovCIO (as Salient CRGT- via the acquisition of Information Innovators) as Vice President, supporting the integration and various strategic initiatives across the company. Steve was with Information Innovators since 2011, serving as Vice President, Administration and EPMO.

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Social Responsibility at GovCIO

Transforming government IT is only the tip of the iceberg — GovCIO is committed to finding ways to make our communities and society a better place every day.

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Investing in Veterans

“Fundamentally GovCIO invests in its people all the way around. We love having about a third of our company be veterans because it relates to our customers and the critical missions that they do…I find that GovCIO really leans forward in doing everything they can to support the veterans.”

John Anderson
NSS Sector President

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Are You Ready to Be a Transformer?

We’re always looking for fresh and exciting talent. If you like what you see, we may be an awesome fit for you. Be sure to explore our Careers page.

Careers at GovCIO