Mary Margaret Graham Joins The SI’s Strategic Advisory Council
CHANTILLY, Va., July 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — The SI Organization, Inc. (the SI) announced today that Mary Margaret Graham, former Deputy Director of National Intelligence for Collection, has joined its Strategic Advisory Council.
Graham was appointed as the first Deputy Director of National Intelligence for Collection in 2005. In this role, she worked on behalf of the Director of National Intelligence (DNI) to conceptualize and manage DNI oversight of intelligence collection programs across the Intelligence Community (IC) until her retirement in 2008. She was responsible for developing a dynamic, enterprise approach to intelligence collection across IC agencies as well as the planning for future intelligence capabilities to ensure national priorities are appropriately reflected in systems acquisition decisions.
“Mary Margaret has been a thought leader throughout her career in the Intelligence Community, and she will provide invaluable expertise and guidance as one of our corporate advisors,” said Bill Graham, President and CEO of the SI.
Graham previously served as the Associate Deputy Director for Operations for Counterintelligence at the Central Intelligence Agency. In her 29 years with the CIA, she had numerous field and headquarters assignments. From 1999 to 2001, she served as Chief of the Directorate of Operation’s National Resources Division; from 1998 to 1999, Graham served as the Deputy Chief of the Directorate of Operations Europe Division. She also served as the Executive Assistant to William Crowell, then Deputy Director of the National Security Agency in the mid-1990s.
Graham has earned several prestigious medals for her service: the National Intelligence Distinguished Service Medal in 2008, the Distinguished Career Intelligence Medal in 2008, the Secretary of Defense Medal for Meritorious Civilian Service in 2008, the Intelligence Medal of Merit in 2005, the Donovan Award in 2001, and the National Intelligence Medal of Achievement in 1996.
The other members of the SI’s Strategic Advisory Council are Charles E. Allen, David J. Berteau, David A. Deptula, Martin C. Faga, Jeffrey K. Harris, Dr. Paul G. Kaminski, Kevin J. O’Connor, and Gary Roughead.
The SI is a leading provider of full life cycle, mission-focused systems engineering and integration capabilities to the U.S. Intelligence Community, Department of Defense and other agencies. Its scalable systems engineering platform for modeling, simulation and analysis helps customers baseline requirements, optimize resources and manage risk. The company has 40 years of experience successfully delivering complex, system-of-systems technology solutions. The SI employs more than 2,100 people, with major locations in Chantilly, Va.; Denver; Laurel, Md.; Los Angeles; and Valley Forge, Pa. For more information, visit www.thesiorg.com.
SOURCE The SI Organization, Inc.