Federal Technology Practice Leader
1919 N. Lynn Street
Nishita is Deloitte’s Federal Technology practice leader, providing advisory, implementation, and operations services to every cabinet-level agency in the US government. She leads more than 3,000 practitioners as they assist federal agencies in transforming into more efficient, effective organizations. In addition, Nishita regularly advises federal CIO’s and technology leaders on topics of modernization and innovation, digitizing government, cloud strategy, and customer experience.
Nishita previously served as the Federal Innovation leader where she stood up a grass-roots innovation engine for development of products and solutions. Prior to that she served as the Technology Strategy & Architecture leader where she started the development of our Federal Cloud offering and lead. Nishita led our work at the Bureau of Engraving and Printing (BEP) transforming business and technology from the production floor to the back office. Nishita's experience also includes leading the work at the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to create new ways for industry to interact with FDA and improve drug quality efforts and is working. Her most recent experience has been leading the modernization of a travel distribution platform for Amtrak to improve the customer experience from reservations to ridership.
Nishita holds an MBA from Darden, University of Virginia, and a BS in Electrical Engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. She lives in Alexandria, VA with her husband and two daughters who keep her busy with dance, dance, and more dance!
Managing change in the public sector