Guidehouse announced on Monday that Marianne Bailey, former deputy national manager for U.S. National Security Systems at the National Security Agency, has joined the company to lead its cybersecurity practice.
Bailey will work alongside Guidehouse clients to strategize and implement solutions to manage cybersecurity risks. Ms. Bailey will leverage other Guidehouse solutions in the areas of artificial intelligence, open source solutions, advanced analytics, enterprise risk management as well as digital and emerging technologies.
“We are thrilled to have Marianne Bailey join Guidehouse following her departure from a distinguished career with NSA,” said Scott McIntyre, CEO at Guidehouse and 2019 Wash100 Award recipient. “Ms. Bailey's efforts have brought increased focus on the complex and sophisticated threats our Nation faces, as we modernize our digital environment for global power competition.”
With more than three decades of experience protecting the nation’s critical security systems, Bailey formerly served the CIO's Office at the Department of Defense as the principal director for cybersecurity.
A prolific leader in the areas of technology, cybersecurity, automation, leadership, STEM and culture, Bailey has served as the assistant deputy director of Trusted Engineering Solutions at NSA, chief of NSA Information Assurance Directorate Engineering, director of the Unified Cross Domain Management Office, Defense Information Systems Agency Liaison and has served in various management and engineering roles across the intelligence community.
“I am delighted to join Guidehouse and leverage my experience addressing cybersecurity risks for our nation’s intelligence and defense communities to help our clients with their most complex cybersecurity challenges,“ said Bailey.
Guidehouse is a leading provider of management, technology, and risk consulting services to the public and commercial markets. 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. 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.