| Lawrence Gross
Deputy Chief Information Officer
On June 28, 2010, Mr. Lawrence Gross a career senior service executive who has served in a variety of leadership positions across both the Civilian and DOD sectors of the Federal Government was selected as the Department of the Interior, Deputy Chief Information Officer. Prior to his appointment, Mr. Gross served as the Associate Chief Information Officer, Electronic Government at the U.S. Department of Treasury from April 2005 – June 2010. The Department of Treasury, is an organization with over 100,000 employees, twelve Bureaus the Departmental Office, and a $2.3 billion dollar IT investment portfolio. In his role as Associate Chief Information Officer, he was responsible for providing the strategic direction of the Departments’ Enterprise Architecture and Enterprise Solutions, EGovernment Programs as well as, formulation and implementation of an integrated investment review governance framework to effectively influence the strategic direction of the Department’s 2.3 billion dollar IT investment portfolio.
Mr. Gross brings to the Department a wide variety of experiences having served in a variety of executive leadership positions such as Program Director, for the Government-wide Financial Management Line of Business initiative, where he was responsible for the planning, development and subsequent execution of the government wide strategic plan for future deployment of Financial Management Systems across the Federal Government. Mr. Gross is the recipient of a number of government and civilian awards to include the Federal 100 award.
Mr. Gross is a prior law enforcement officer, and is retired from the United States Navy after a twenty year distinguished career in Information Technology, Telecommunications, and Command Control, Communications and Intelligence (C4I). Mr. Gross is a graduate of the Federal Law Enforcement, Training Center and the University of Maryland, University College, where he received his Bachelor of Science Degree in Information Systems Management.
Mr. Gross resides with his wife and children in Maryland.