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Amélie Koran

Adept senior technology leader with broad experience in both public and private sectors across a range of business sectors. Over 20+ years of progressive hands-on experience in advanced technologies and cybersecurity practices, developing tactical and strategic execution goals. Led teams of over 100 staff to deliver solutions across multiple product and service delivery lines utilizing Agile frameworks in a DevSecOps environment.

At the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office of the Inspector General (HHS OIG), executed over $40m budget to 99.97% efficiency. Developed comprehensive proposals across organizational divisions to continue investment in new technologies and modernization, resulting in year-over-year increased portfolio growth, delivery, and comprehensive resource management activities.

Bootstrapped numerous major initiatives across government and industry; including the US Digital Service (USDS), the President’s Management Agenda for the Open Data Initiative, U.S. Department of the Interior’s first mobile technology strategy, and led the 2014 revision to the Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA) through agency clearance and approval at Office of Management and Budget (OMB) in the Executive Office of the President (EOP).