Executive Profile: Jeff Lush, Dell Services Federal Government CTO

Jeff Lush (1)Jeff Lush serves as the chief technology officer for Dell Services Federal Government.

Lush has more than 27 years of IT experience (17 years in Federal government and 10 years in industry) and specializes in cloud technologies, electronic health care, enterprise management frameworks/SLAs and edge computing.

Prior to his current role, Lush served as the executive chief technology officer for the Department of Veterans Affairs.

In this role, the Army veteran had oversight for the technology used by 350,000 employees, 23+ million end-users and a budget that exceeds $1 billion annually.

Lush previously worked at Dell from 1999 to 2007 as a regional director before taking the technology position at the VA.

The executive has authored over 80 functional requirements, hosting more than 5,000 specifications that are used for procurement packages within the VA, DoD and other federal agencies

His specializations include federal acquisition policies and practices, federal security requirements, policy establishment, process development, governance and organizational alignment.

Lush received his Masters in Information Technology from the University of Arizona.

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