Guidehouse, a leading provider of management, technology, and risk consulting services to the public and commercial markets, announced on Wednesday that Mark Gerencser, a 2019 Wash100 Award recipient, has joined the company’s Board of Directors.
“Mark brings new perspective that will help direct us as we move forward and continue to grow our business,” said Scott McIntyre, CEO of Guidehouse. “Guidehouse is truly fortunate to have such an outstanding professional help keep us on our successful path,” he added.
Gerencser serves as chairman of the board for UMUC Ventures, which focuses on monetizing non-academic assets of the University of Maryland, University College to lower tuition costs for adults and military service members.
He also served for six years as Chairman of the Board of Visitors for UMUC and received the President’s Medal for leadership in advancing higher education.
For 31 years, Gerencser served Booz Allen Hamilton as a recognized strategy and technology expert and senior partner, a managing partner of government business in the U.S. and abroad and as a managing partner of commercial business. He was Chair of the Partnership Committee and also served on the Board of Directors.
Gerencser was nominated by the White House and confirmed by the Senate Armed Service Committee as a member of the National Security Education Board. He is a member of Business Executives for National Security and serves on its Board and Executive Committee. He’s also an independent director on the board of Alion Science and Technology.
“I am excited to see Guidehouse in this next phase of growth. I am honored for the opportunity to bring my insights and perspectives as part of the stewardship of the firm going forward,” said Gerencser.
Guidehouse is a Veritas Capital portfolio company and led by seasoned professionals with proven and diverse expertise in traditional and emerging technologies, markets and agenda-setting issues driving national and global economies.
We help our clients solve their toughest challenges through the co-creation of scalable, innovative solutions to prepare them for future growth and success. Headquartered in Washington DC, the company has more than 1,800 professionals in over 20 locations.