Herndon, Virginia (PRWEB) December 04, 2012
The Irving Burton Associates (IBA) Board of Directors unanimously voted and announced the appointment of Mary Dowdall to president of IBA. Ms. Dowdall is a seasoned executive with over 15 years of leadership experience and strength in operational and fiscal management. As president, Ms. Dowdall will be responsible for all divisions of the company, including operations, business development, human resources, legal, accounting and contracting.
Ms. Dowdall previously served as chief operating officer at IBA. She also held several other leadership positions at IBA including vice president and eastern director of operations and vice president of finance. Prior to this, she supported the Military Health System (MHS) Chief Information Officer, the former Clinical Information Technology Program Office (CITPO) and the Executive Information Decision Support (EIDS) Program Office.
"Mary Dowdall is the consummate professional: ethical, fair-minded and hard working. She also is empathetic and calm, which when effectively managing over 200 people, is a gift" said Anna Ryan, chief executive officer of IBA. "I believe her years as IBA's chief operating officer has prepared her for this newest challenge and she is the right leader to steer IBA in the 21st century."
Ms. Dowdall holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in education and sociology from Manhattan College in Bronx, New York, and is married with three children.
Irving Burton Associates (IBA) is a woman-owned professional and technical services firm of 200 employees based in Herndon, Virginia with a regional office in Denver, Colorado. Repeatedly named a top GSA vendor by Federal Times, IBA has provided program management, software development and information technology services to the federal government, military departments, and commercial organizations since 1979. IBA specializes in mobile applications, software development, program management and Agile Scrum. IBA is also recognized as a “Great Place to Work” company by the Washingtonian magazine. For more information about IBA, please visit http://www.ibacorp.us.