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Lisa Walker Roger ’89 Named Technology Executive Director

Lisa Walker Roger

Dewberry, a privately held professional services firm, has hired Elese Walker Roger ’89 as executive director, IT and technology. In this position, Lisa is responsible for all facets of Dewberry’s technology and IT operations.

She comes to Dewberry from Michael Baker International, where she was executive vice president-CIO. She was responsible for reorganizing the IT organization to better support the vast regional employee base with predictability and consistency. While at SC3, an MBI subsidiary, she also served as vice president of the technology solutions division, where she provided strategic direction for establishing a cybercapability for the firm and expanding an existing market space for information technology into the intelligence community.

Before joining Baker, Lisa was vice president-commercial cybersecurity operations manager with Leidos. She held roles of increasing responsibility during her 12-year tenure with Leidos (then SAIC) in positions including vice president federal information technology solutions division, division manager, and assistant vice president language services division, deputy division manager.

Lisa received her bachelor’s in management information systems from IUP. She is a project management professional.