An Executive Vice President at Booz Allen Hamilton’s headquarters in McLean, Virginia, Gary Cubbage has over 25 years of experience developing and deploying mission and enterprise systems for federal and commercial sector clients.
Currently, Mr. Cubbage is a leader in the firm’s business focusing on delivery of technology, engineering, mission support, and consulting services within the Intelligence Community. In this role, he is responsible for market strategy development, client delivery, service offering development, and staff management.
Previously he led the firm’s technology/IT business for the security market-- working across a variety of clients and locations—delivering delivers services ranging from enterprise architecture and IT capital planning to the development and delivery of systems and enterprise infrastructures that provide data integration, signals collection, analysis and collaboration, and command and control functions. Mr Cubbage also was one of the leaders of the firm’s Systems Development Center of Excellence (COE), where he was responsible for systems delivery and quality standards within the security market. He was responsible for enforcing Booz Allen’s implementation of process improvement (CMMI and ISO) within those efforts and for the professional development and capabilities of staff in the COE.
Mr. Cubbage led a project that earned Booz Allen’s highest honor for outstanding customer service—the Professional Excellence Award (PEA)—for contributions to the firm’s Process Improvement Program. The program achieved and maintained its external certifications at Capability Maturity Model Integrated (CMMI) for Software Development and Systems Engineering Level 3, ISO 9001:2000, and previously Software CMM Level 3. He also instituted a firmwide metrics program that saved the firm millions of dollars in avoidable costs over three years and established a review program that significantly raised the quality of Booz Allen’s delivered systems.
Mr. Cubbage led Booz Allen engineers, scientists, and software developers who provided software development, modeling and simulation, advanced analytics, and multi-media development services across national security markets. In addition, he led the firm’s Navy intelligence and cryptology business, including supporting Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command (SPAWAR), SPAWAR Systems Command Centers San Diego and Charleston, Office of Naval Intelligence, and the Commander, Naval Security Group.
A member of the Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association (AFCEA), Mr. Cubbage is also a member of the Intelligence and National Security Alliance (INSA) and sits on the board of the Northern Virginia Therapeutic Riding Program, which supports children with disabilities. He serves on the industry advisory board to the University of Virginia’s School of Engineering and Applied Sciences.
He has a B.S. degree from the University of Virginia and an M.S. degree in computer science from Johns Hopkins University.