MITRE Promotes VP and CHRO Kathleen Federico to Senior Vice
President and Chief Human Resources and Strategic Communications
Officer; MITRE Appoints Usha Chaudhary to New Role as Senior Vice
President for Corporate Operations and Chief Transformation Officer, and Laurie
Giandomenico to Vice President and Chief Acceleration Officer
MCLEAN, Va. & BEDFORD, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–lt;a href=”https://twitter.com/hashtag/govinnovation?src=hash” target=”_blank”gt;#govinnovationlt;/agt;–MITRE announced several changes to its leadership team in support
of the company’s strategy and business transformation efforts, including
one promotion and two new appointments. Effective March 4, Usha
Chaudhary joins MITRE in the new role of Senior Vice President for
Corporate Operations and Chief Transformation Officer, and Laurie
Giandomenico joins as Vice President and Chief Acceleration Officer.
Kathleen Federico was promoted to Senior Vice President and Chief Human
Resources and Strategic Communications Officer.
“To advance our mission of solving problems for a safer world, MITRE’s
good growth strategy requires leading-edge talent and business systems,”
said Jason Providakes, MITRE president and CEO. “Usha, Kathleen, and
Laurie are accomplished executives who will accelerate our ability to
attract and retain the best talent and deliver high impact solutions to
our sponsors and partners, as well as spearhead new business and
Federico, who is based at MITRE’s Bedford, Mass., campus, is
being promoted to Senior Vice President and Chief HR and Strategic
Communications Officer. She joined in June 2018 and has launched a
vision and plan for empowering MITRE’s workforce. Federico also will
have responsibility for the Strategic Communications division. She has
led human resources in several industries, shaping talent management,
compensation, learning and development, and operations. Federico also
served as CHRO at Civitas Solutions, a provider of home-based health and
human services, and senior vice president of sales and human resources
for World Travel Holdings, the world’s largest cruise agency.
Chaudhary, who will be based at MITRE’s McLean, Va., campus,
joins in the new role of Senior Vice President, Corporate Operations and
Chief Transformation Officer responsible for finance, enterprise
computing information and security, corporate real estate, and corporate
strategy development, as well as business transformation functions. She
has extensive multi-disciplinary experience in the public, private, and
not-for-profit sectors, most recently as the president and chief
operating officer of Kettler, a leading national real estate developer.
She has served in executive roles at The Pew Charitable Trusts, The
Washington Post, United Way of America, and Freddie Mac.
Giandomenico, who will be based at MITRE’s Bedford, Mass.,
campus, joins as Vice President and Chief Acceleration Officer. In this
role, she will be responsible for the company’s strategic development
and growth efforts and oversee brand strategy. She started her career at
MITRE in 1991 as a member of the technical staff, and most recently led
her own consulting firm. She has held multiple executive-level positions
in enterprise software firms including EnerNOC Inc. and Pegasystems.
MITRE’s mission-driven teams are dedicated to solving problems for a
safer world. Through public-private partnerships, as well as the
operation of federally funded R&D centers, we work across government to
tackle challenges to the safety, stability, and well-being of our nation.
Tracy Schario, [email protected]