Kelly Fletcher, who has been serving within the Department of Defense’s office of the chief information officer since February 2020, has been appointed permanent principal deputy CIO at DOD.
She most recently performed the duties of DOD CIO and acting principal deputy CIO, the department’s CIO office said in a LinkedIn post Wednesday.
Fletcher, a career member of the Senior Executive Service, previously served as principal director for the deputy CIO for resources and analysis at the Pentagon.
Prior to DOD, she held the roles of deputy director for program analysis and evaluation at the Department of Homeland Security, acting CIO and business modernization lead at the Department of the Navy and special assistant to the deputy director at the Office of the Secretary of Defense’s cost assessment and program evaluation office.
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