November 30, 2011
11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Executive Director, Information Sharing Environment
Applied Technology, Office of the Chief Information Officer, Department of Homeland Security
Ms. Roy joined DHS in December of 2006 and currently serves as the CIO’s Executive for Information Sharing. She is actively engaged in helping DHS lay the foundation and building blocks for an information sharing environment and drives DHS technical policy development as well as coordinates with the White House National Security Staff and the Program Manager for the Information Sharing Environment. As the CIO’s executive for information sharing, she is focused on removing technology barriers associated with the delivery of the information sharing environment. Under her leadership are the oversight and operation of the program management offices for the Homeland Security Information Network (HSIN) and the National Information Exchange Model (NIEM).
Ms. Roy served as the VP of Product Development for a Fortune 200 company as well as serving as the VP for a major data operations division. She has over 27 years of IT experience, culminating her data-oriented, enterprise-wide view for the implementation of standards to increase operational efficiency.