Author Archive

Nextgov/FCW Staff


2023 Rising Star: Malaika Carpenter

Design supervisor for the United States Digital Corps, General Services Administration


2023 Rising Star: Wendy Harman

Senior director of CX Strategy, ICF


2023 Rising Star: Zachary Nandapurkar

Technical account manager, Public Sector, Tanium


2023 Rising Star: Angelika Hall

Security operations center manager and supervisory IT cybersecurity specialist, Office of Personnel Management


2023 Rising Star: Shermaine Nedd

Portfolio manager at the General Services Administration’s Federal Acquisition Service, Office of IT Category in the Identity Credential and Access Management Division


2023 Rising Star: Bridgette Savino

Senior program analyst, Government Accountability Office


2023 Rising Star: Ryan Sibbald

Assistant special agent in charge, Special Operations Division, Drug Enforcement Administration


2023 Rising Star: Katrina Sizemore

Director of the Division of Program, Contract and Budget Management, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services


2023 Rising Star: Conrad Stosz

Director of artificial intelligence, White House Office of the Federal Chief Information Officer

Digital Government

Data-Driven Government

Federal agencies have achieved various levels of success in unlocking the potential in their data to meet missions and improve decision-making.

Digital Government

The State of the Federal Tech Workforce

Agencies have struggled to hire IT and cyber professionals but some are finding alternative ways to fill the talent gap.

Digital Government

Emerging Trends in Customer Experience

Nextgov highlights the latest in digital service delivery in the federal government.

Artificial Intelligence

The Future of Artificial Intelligence

This series examines the impacts of AI across government, from R&D spending to mission delivery.

Emerging Tech

Health Technology in Action

In this special report, Nextgov examines how the COVID-19 pandemic is shaping technology tools and policies in health care.


What’s Next in Cybersecurity

In response to unprecedented attacks, the administration looks to better secure federal agencies and the data they hold. 


The State of the Federal Cloud

In this ebook, Nextgov looks at major cloud computing efforts across the civilian and defense space.

Digital Government

Addressing the Tech Talent Gap

Nextgov takes a look at recruiting, retaining and reskilling employees for hard-to-fill positions in IT and cybersecurity.

Artificial Intelligence

Automatic Government

This Nextgov ebook examines how agencies employ automation and other variants of artificial intelligence software to improve service delivery and mission outcomes.

Artificial Intelligence

Implementing Artificial Intelligence

Nextgov looks at policy efforts and agency projects aimed at advancing artificial intelligence.