Kevin Toner has been promoted to MITRE’s vice president of its Center for Government Effectiveness and Modernization.
“Kevin Toner has dedicated his career to developing creative solutions to the challenges facing government agencies serving our nation,” said Beth Meinert, senior vice president and general manager of MITRE Public Sector.
In this role, Toner will lead MITRE’s support of civil agencies through the Center for Enterprise Modernization, a federally-funded research and development center sponsored by the departments of Treasury, Veterans Affairs, Commerce and the Internal Revenue Service and the Social Security Administration.
“I’m confident that Kevin, as a veteran and with his unique experience, will ensure MITRE and CEM continue their missions of helping civil agencies meet challenges today while anticipating future opportunities to better serve citizens and the public good,” Meinert said.
Toner will direct existing work programs and support emerging technologies in big data analytics, cloud computing, cybersecurity, human-machine interfaces and autonomy.
His experience includes having served as an active-duty captain in the U.S. Air Force and most recently as MITRE’s managing director of treasury, economics and commerce.
During his 20 years at the company, Toner has also held positions supporting Customs and Border Protection, the Department of Homeland Security, the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology and the IRS.