CTO/Chief Data Officer
Mr. Earl has extensive technical leadership experience in both the Government and private sector. In uniform, he served in the United States Air Force in a variety of highly technical positions, working with leading edge technologies to provide the USAF with advanced warfighting capabilities. Later, Mr. Earl worked in technology leadership roles for large defense contractors, as well as hardware and software manufacturers and program support contractors. After more than a decade in the private sector working mission-critical DoD programs, Mr. Earl took an Army technical leadership position on a transformational ACAT IA enterprise program where he led the program through design, development, integration, and testing activities to achieve Milestone Decision Approvals from the Defense Acquisition Executive. Mr. Earl has successfully performed in technical C-level roles such as Chief Technology Officer, Chief Data Officer and Chief Enterprise Architect, most recently with big data enterprise projects such as the Army Leaders Dashboard (ALD) and the Army Common Data Platform. He is Level 3 Certified in Information Technology against the Defense Acquisition University’s requirements, as well as Level I Certified in Program Management.