Areas of Expertise:
national and homeland security, cybersecurity, identity management
Pamela Walker serves as Senior Director for Federal Public Sector Technology at the Information Technology Alliance for Public Sector (ITAPS), a division of Information Technology Industry Council (ITI). She is responsible for the federal government technologies portfolio and is also a member of ITI’s cybersecurity team.
Mrs. Walker brings over twenty years of experience in government relations to ITAPS, providing federal advocacy services and holding positions in non-profit and for-profit environments. Her practice areas have included federal and state government, cybersecurity, appropriations, homeland security, public safety, information technology, telecommunications and transportation.
Previously, she served as the first Director of Government Affairs for the National Association of State Chief Information Officers (NASCIO), Senior Director of Homeland Security for TechAmerica and Senior Director of Government Affairs for the American Association of Motor Vehicle Administrators (AAMVA).
She served as a board member for Women in Government Relations (WGR) and was a co-chair for WGR’s Telecommunication & IT Task Force. She also served as a member of the IT Sector Coordinating Council (IT SCC). Walker received her Master’s in International Transactions and B.A. in International Studies from George Mason University.
Blog Posts by Pamela Walker
What Contractors Need to Know about the Proposed FY16 Budget (ITI, February 06, 2015)
Like many, we here at the IT Alliance for Public Sector (ITAPS), a division of ITI, have been studying President Obama’s proposed $4 trillion fiscal year 2016 budget in-depth since it was released this ...
Deep Dive: What’s in the 2014 Intelligence Authorization for Contractors (ITI, July 11, 2014)
Earlier this week, the President signed the Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014 (S.1681 – P.L. 113-126). The bill authorizes appropriations for intelligence and intelligence-related activities ...
What Contractors Need to Know Part 1: FY15 National Defense Authorization Act (ITI, May 20, 2014)
The House and Senate will be turning their focus to the annual National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) this week. The IT Alliance for Public Sector (ITAPS) team has been closely monitoring contracting ...
Getting It Right: Federal Efforts to Develop a Cyber Risk Acquisition Strategy Must Focus First on Agency Risks (ITI, April 30, 2014)
The Information Technology Alliance for Public Sector (ITAPS) and the Information Technology Industry Council (ITI) support the federal government’s efforts to strengthen its cybersecurity posture as it ...