Frank Whitehead joined Telos in 1999 as vice president of new business opportunities, focusing on emerging business areas including information security, secure messaging and data integration. In 2000, he became vice president, program management. Prior to Telos, Frank spent 28 years in the Army, retiring as chief of staff of the Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA). During his four years as chief of staff, he was responsible for coordinating the agency’s 8000-person staff and its $4.0 billion budget. He was instrumental in establishing the DoD’s Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT) and integrating it into the Global Network Operations Center.
Frank has a Bachelor of Arts from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, and a Master of Public Administration from George Washington University.