Ms. Jill Tummler Singer recently completed 27 years of direct Federal Service and is the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) for Tummler Singer Associates, LLC., a woman-owned consulting firm. Her last federal assignment was as the Chief Information Officer (CIO) for the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) where she was responsible for Information Technology, Information Assurance, and Information Management.
Ms. Singer has served in several senior leadership positions within the Federal Government including Director of the Diplomatic Telecommunications Service, U.S. Department of State and Chief of Systems Engineering, Architecture, and Planning for CIA's global infrastructure organization. She has held industry positions with Science Applications International Corporation, Inc. (SAIC), GE Aerospace, and IBM. She received her MS in Systems Analysis and BS in Computer Science from the University of West Florida. She is a graduate of several leadership programs including the Federal Executive Leadership Program and the University of Virginia's (UVA) Executive Leaders Program.
Ms. Singer currently serves as an Executive-on-Ground for the UVA McIntire School of Commerce and as a member of the AFCEA Cyber Committee. She has received numerous awards including CloudNow Legacy Award (2013); Top Ten Global Breakaway CIO (2012); Top Ten Women in Cloud (2012); Ten Most Powerful Women in Federal Technology (2011); CIA Mentor of the Year (2010); CIO Executive Council 'Ones to Watch' (2010); and CIO Magazine Stand-Out Award for Collaboration and Influence (2010).