Ellen McCarthy became the President of Noblis National Security Partners in November 22, 2015.
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Before joining Noblis NSP, McCarthy served as a member of the NGA's command leadership team, providing oversight for the execution and development of strategic direction, plans, programs, technology and research and development. Before this assignment she served as the NGA Chief Operating Officer where she oversaw the Agency's daily business activities and advised the Director on a wide variety of issues related to strategic planning, programming and budgeting, corporate governance, and partner engagement.
Prior to the NGA, McCarthy served as the President of INSA where she led a number of initiatives that supported government policy and program development relating to cyber security, counterintelligence, acquisition, and homeland security intelligence. McCarthy has also held leadership positions with the Human Capital Management Office, the Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Intelligence, the United States Coast Guard, the Office of Naval Intelligence, and Atlantic Fleet.