Federal Computer Week Announces 2005 Federal 100 Award Winners

FALLS CHURCH, Va.--()--March 3, 2005--Federal Computer Week released the winners of its 16th annual Federal 100 Awards today. The 2005 awards are presented to public and private sector information technology professionals who made outstanding contributions to the government IT community in 2004.

"This is a growing and dynamic market. The 16th annual Federal 100 Awards honor the individuals who go way beyond just doing a good job. These are the people who drive change, who make government smarter and more efficient," said Federal Computer Week Publisher Anne Armstrong. "This year's winners become part of a tradition of excellence and service. We applaud them and their achievements."

Federal Computer Week's March 21 issue will be dedicated to the 2005 Federal 100 Awards. The issue will highlight each of the winners and their accomplishments. It will also profile some of the more innovative winners.

Award winners will be honored at the 16th annual Federal 100 Awards Gala on March 23 at the Ritz Carlton in McLean, Va. The gala will also award recipients of Federal Computer Week's Monticello and Eagle awards. The Monticello Award recognizes a single information system or program that has had a direct impact on the public at large. The Eagle Award is presented to one government official and one industry executive for outstanding contributions to the federal IT community.

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2005 Federal 100 Award Winners

Randy Adkins
Air Force

Anne K. Altman
IBM

Zalmai Azmi
FBI

Col. Robert G. Baker
Marine Corps

Carol Bales
Energy Department

Joan Barr
Internal Revenue Service

Glenn Beach
Cybernet Systems

Meredith Benson
Office of Management and Budget

Jerry L. Berson
Social Security Administration

Lt. Col. Joseph Besselman
Air Force

Hari Bezwada
Army

Sam Bodman
Treasury Department

Kenneth Buetow
National Cancer Institute

Brian Burns
Bureau of Indian Affairs

Col. Joseph "Tom" Catudal
Coalition Provisional Authority

Daniel J. Chenok
SRA International

Col. David W. Coker
Army

John M. Dalrymple
Internal Revenue Service

Ruth E. Dayhoff
Department of Veterans Affairs

Jim Dempsey
Center for Democracy and Technology

Scott F. Denniston
Department of Veterans Affairs

Shivani Desai
Office of Management and Budget

Rhonda Diaz
Office of Personnel Management

Joe Farley
Hewlett-Packard

Col. Timothy Fong
Army

Mary B. Freeman
Verizon

Paul Garver
Quest Software

Lt. Col. Thomas Gaylord
Air Force

Lawrence Gross
Energy Department

Priscilla E. Guthrie
Defense Department

J. Greg Hanson
Congress

Morris J. Head
Internal Revenue Service

Karen Hogan
Commerce Department

Charles Jennings
Swan Island Networks

Maureen Jewell
Big Sky Economic Development Authority

Clay Johnson
Office of Management and Budget

Col. William Kelley
Defense Department

Afzal Khan
Crown Consulting

James A. Kissko
Social Security Administration

Dr. Robert M. Kolodner
Veterans Health Administration

Karl O. Krumbholz
General Services Administration

Michael Kurtz
National Archives and Records Administration

Chris Louden
Enspier Technologies

Gilman Louie
In-Q-Tel

Craig Luigart
Department of Veterans Affairs

Tonya J. Manning
Labor Department

J. Patrick McConnel
Internal Revenue Service

Capt. Sheila McCoy
Navy

J. Patrick McCreary
Justice Department

Patricia McGinnis
Council for Excellence in Government

John W. McManus
NASA

Edward Meagher
Department of Veterans Affairs

Larry C. Mercier
Office of Personnel Management

Maj. Gen. Dale W. Meyerrose
Air Force

Harris N. Miller
Information Technology Association of America

Donna Morea
CGI-AMS

J. Eun Moredock
Energy Department

Robert Myhill
Congress

Long V. Nguyen
Pragmatics

Chris Niedermayer
Agriculture Department

Meg Offit Gold
Treasury Department

John L. Okay
Topside Consulting Group

Cmdr. Randy Onders
Navy

Robert L. Otto
U.S. Postal Service

Paul D. Peters
Defense Logistics Agency

Jonathan Q. Pettus
NASA

Harry Piccariello
Informatica

Curtis Porter
Federal Aviation Administration

Rep. Adam Putnam
House of Representatives

Venkatapathi Puvvada
Unisys

J. Lisa Romney
Defense Department

Robert Roth
Agriculture Department

Gregory D. Rothwell
Homeland Security Department

Charles Russell
Army Reserves

Lt. Col. Joe Schafer
Army

James R. Shanks
CDW Government

John Sindelar
General Services Administration

Rear Adm. Andrew M. Singer
Navy

Sandra Smith
Navy

Stan Soloway
Professional Services Council

J. Timothy Sprehe
Sprehe Information Management Associates

Melva Strang
Air Force

Kirk Swann
Touchstone Consulting Group

Louis Sweeny
Ross & Associates Environmental Consulting

Jeanette Thornton
Office of Management and Budget

Barbara Trujillo
Army

Tish Tucker
Agriculture Department

Lauren Uher
Office of Management and Budget

Doug Wagoner
Data Systems Analysts

James D. Ward
Navy

Lt. Col. Marianne E. Watson
Army

Janet L. Webster
U.S. Postal Service

David M. Wennergren
Navy

Barry C. West
Federal Emergency Management Agency

Sandra Wetzel-Smith
Navy

James Williams
Homeland Security Department

Gary L. Winkler
Army

Abbas Yazdani
Artel

Scott Yi
FBI

Tim Young
Office of Management and Budget

Contacts

Federal Computer Week
Amy Fisher, 703-876-5148
afisher@fcw.com

Contacts

Federal Computer Week
Amy Fisher, 703-876-5148
afisher@fcw.com