FedRAMP Program Manager for Strategy, Innovation, and Technology
Brian Conrad joined the FedRAMP team in December 2018, bringing with him a wealth of technical knowledge and leadership experience. Prior to joining GSA, Brian served for 21 years in the United States Marine Corps, gaining experience in leadership, telecommunications/IT, government acquisition, and project management.
Upon his transition from active duty, Brian joined Booz Allen Hamilton where spent over seven years building his IT, cybersecurity, and project management skills supporting various clients across the Department of Defense including the United States Marine Corps, United States Navy, and the Chief Information Officer for the Department of Defense. During this time, Brian became recognized as a cloud computing/cybersecurity Subject Matter Expert within the Federal Government.
At GSA, Brian leads efforts associated with formulating and facilitating FedRAMP’s overall strategic initiatives and future goals. Additionally, Brian works hand-in-hand with government and industry, developing an understanding of emerging technology and innovation. Finally, in the short term, Brian will be supporting Joint Authorization Board efforts by leading on-going assessment and authorization activities.
Brian holds an M.S. in Information Technology Management from the U.S. Naval Postgraduate School, a B.A. in History with a minor in Economics from the University of Memphis, and various industry certifications.