Dale W. Meyerrose is vice president and general manager for Cyber initiatives for Harris Corporation. He is responsible for leading all aspects of strategy, business development, and program execution for Harris cyber growth initiatives across the corporation.
Mr. Meyerrose has more than three decades of military and government experience in cyber, communications, information technology, intelligence, command and control operations, and space support. Most recently, he was the first President-appointed, Senate-confirmed Chief Information Officer and Information Sharing Executive for the U.S. Intelligence Community in the Office of the Director of National Intelligence. While on active duty, he served as Chief Information Officer in three major U.S. Air Force Commands and three unified Combatant Commands.
Mr. Meyerrose retired from the United States Air Force in 2005 with the rank of major general. He is a decorated Southwest Asia veteran whose last assignment was the Chief Information Officer for both North American Aerospace Defense Command and U.S. Northern Command, Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado.
Among Mr. Meyerrose’s many professional awards are the International AFCEAN of the Year, the Executive CIO Top 10 Leaders and Innovators Public Service Award for excellence in public leadership, and Computer World Fed 100. He was also recognized by the Government Computer News for Outstanding Information Technology Achievement in Government.
Mr. Meyerrose graduated from the U.S. Air Force Academy with a bachelor of science degree in economics and earned a master of business administration degree from the University of Utah. He graduated from the National War College and attended senior executive programs at ¬Harvard’s John F. Kennedy School of Government, the University of California at Berkley Haas School of Business, University of Virginia’s Darden School of Business, the National Defense University in Washington, DC, and the Air University in Montgomery, Alabama.
Mr. Meyerrose is an adjunct professor at the School of Information Studies, Syracuse University. He is also president and chairman of the board for the Air Force Historical Foundation.
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