Top 100 feds in IT: Donna Dodson

Thursday - 3/24/2011, 4:48pm EDT

The annual list of the top 100 feds is out. Making the exclusive cut is cybersecurity rock star - Donna Dodson. She leads the National Institute of Standards and Technology's Computer Security Division and is the Deputy Chief Cybersecurity Advisor.

At NIST Dodson is tasked with the difficult job of coordinating federal agencies, industry, academia in computer security research.

It's this work that has made her one of Federal Computer Week's top 100 professionals in the IT community.

The Fed 100 Awards nominees are selected by a panel of government and industry leaders.