David Bray,Â chief information officer of the Federal Communications Commission, will join the National Geospatial-Intelligence AgencyÂ next monthÂ as the organization’s first chief ventures officer in July, MeriTalk reported Monday.
HeÂ will be responsibleÂ for helping drive NGA’s internal and commercial innovation effortsÂ in his new position, according to the report.
He led FCC’s information technology modernization effortsÂ during his tenureÂ as the commission’s CIO andÂ manaed the development of itsÂ universal licensing system.
TheÂ more than 20-year IT veteranÂ servesÂ as a member of the Council on Foreign Relations,Â an Eisenhower fellow to Taiwan and Australia and a visiting executive at Harvard University.
BrayÂ previously held various roles within the Office of the Director of National Intelligence, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Energy Department, Institute for Defense Analyses, Microsoft, Intellinet and Yahoo.