Executive Director of Infrastructure Operations, Information Technology Operations and Services, Department of Veterans Affairs
As the Executive Director of Infrastructure Operations in the Office of Information Technology Operations and Services (ITOPS) Mr. Cummings is responsible for the VA’s enterprise infrastructure operations and services, including the agency’s tier III technical support organization, he has oversight over several enterprise programs to include the National Data Center Consolidation Program. Before taking on his current role, Mr. Cummings served as the Executive Director, Transition, Release and Support (TRS) in the Enterprise Program Management Office (EPMO). Mr. Cummings was responsible for the overall application sustainment and the single authoritative release schedule across the VA enterprise.
Prior to joining the VA, Mr. Cummings worked in both the private and public sectors. While with Hilton Worldwide Mr. Cummings was responsible for the transformation and migration of the Hilton technology infrastructure, datacenters and application as well as developing/implementing Hilton’s IT Service Management practice, and it’s global business continuity/disaster recovery strategy. Prior to his leadership role with Hilton, Mr. Cummings worked for several Department of the Navy organizations as a Federal civil servant where he was responsible the Personnel Research and Development Computing Facility as well as a regional network operations activity designed to manage and support a myriad of Naval Personnel Support Detachments.
Updated July 2020