Former DoD/VA interagency director Fillippi joins Suss

Tuesday - 6/28/2011, 2:08pm EDT

By Vyomika Jairam
Federal News Radio

Debra Fillippi, former director of the DoD/VA Interagency Program Office, is joining Suss Consulting. Fillippi retired as director earlier this year after a 34-year federal career.

During her career, Fillippi served in the Defense Department as deputy Chief Information Officer at the Marine Corps and was awarded a Presidential Rank Award in 2002.

As director of the DoD/VA Interagency Program Office, Fillippi worked on the development and implementation of the Virtual Lifetime Electronic Health Record (VLER).

Fillippi will be a principal consultant at Suss effective immediately.