ATARC_Cyber-0500An influential strategist and thought leader in the area of government management and information technology issues, Mike Hettinger serves as Executive Director of the Advanced Technology Academic Research Center (ATARC).

Hettinger is also President and Managing Principal of Hettinger Strategy Group, a leading advocate for technology and services companies doing business with the federal government.

Previously, Hettinger served as Senior Vice President of Public Sector and Federal Government Affairs at the Technology Association of America and Vice President of Public Policy and Head of Public Sector Innovation Group at the Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA).

Hettinger is the former Chief of Staff for Rep. Tom Davis of the Commonwealth of Virginia’s 11th Congressional District in the U.S. House of Representatives.