Dave Wennergren to Join Deloitte With a Focus on Federal IT Modernization
WASHINGTON, May 15, 2017 — Deloitte announced today that Dave Wennergren, a well-known federal information technology leader, is joining its federal practice as a managing director in Deloitte Consulting LLP, with a focus on IT modernization. Wennergren will officially start July 5, 2017.
“We are thrilled to have Dave Wennergren, a respected leader in the federal tech community, joining Deloitte,” said Dan Helfrich principal, Deloitte Consulting LLP and federal government services leader. “Throughout his distinguished career, Dave has been recognized for his ability to use IT to transform and drive change and improve mission performance. His ability and passion to build and support great teams is a perfect fit for our culture.”
Wennergren joins Deloitte from the Professional Services Council where he served as the executive vice president and chief operating officer. He has served in numerous high-profile roles across the Department of Defense (DoD) and the federal government, including DoD assistant deputy chief management officer, deputy assistant secretary of defense for information management, integration and technology/deputy chief information officer, Department of the Navy chief information officer and vice chair of the U.S. government’s Federal CIO Council.
Wennergren is a fellow of the National Academy of Public Administration and a CIO-SAGE at the Partnership for Public Service. He received his Bachelor of Arts degree in communications/public relations from Mansfield University, and received the university’s Alumni Citation Award in 2012. He was a recipient of a Secretary of the Navy Civilian Fellowship in Financial Management, culminating in a Master of Public Policy from the University of Maryland's School of Public Policy.
His awards include the Department of Defense Distinguished Civilian Service Award; Department of the Navy Distinguished, Superior and Meritorious Civilian Service awards; Secretary of Defense Meritorious Civilian Service Award; and the Office of the Secretary of Defense Exceptional Civilian Service Award.
Additional honors are: the 2012 Roger W. Jones Award for Executive Leadership (American University), TechAmerica Terman Award 2010 Government Technology Executive of the Year, Federal CIO Council 2008 Azimuth Award winner, Federal Computer Week 2006 Eagle Award (Government Leader of the Year), 2006 John J. Franke Jr. Award from the American Council for Technology, Government Computer News 2005 Defense Executive of the Year, three Federal Computer Week Fed 100 Awards, Computerworld Premier 100 Award, and 2008 General James M. Rockwell AFCEAN of the Year.
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