Gigi Schumm

  • From farm girl to fierce leader: Sotera’s Deb Alderson talks defense

    Sotera Defense Systems President and CEO Deb Alderson sat with the Women of Washington radio show to discuss her career in defense, both inside the government and as a contractor.

  • Connelly: Everything about PR/marketing business has changed

    Joanne Connelly, president and CEO of Connelly Works, sat down with Women of Washington hosts Aileen Black and Gigi Schumm to discuss her career as a reporter and leader of a PR/marketing firm in Washington.

  • Federal News Radio Debuts New Program with Female Focus

    Washington, DC – June 3, 2014 FederalNewsRadio.com and 1500 AM announced today the launch of a new program called, “Women of Washington.” “Women of Washington” is a weekly interview series featuring some of Washington D.C.’s…

  • Ann Dunkin named CIO at EPA

    Ann Dunkin has been named chief information officer at the Environmental Protection Agency. Her first day on the job was Monday, Feb. 23. Dunkin previously served as senior adviser to EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy.

  • How former Director Maria Roat bought into FedRAMP

    Maria Roat, former FedRAMP director and current CTO at Transportation, sat down with the Women of Washington radio show to discuss her work on FedRAMP and the challenges she faced in its implementation.

  • From Congress to consumer safety, Buerkle describes recipe for success

    Anne Marie Buerkle is a current commissioner at the Consumer Product Safety Commission and a former New York congresswoman. She sat down with Women of Washington Hosts Gigi Schumm and Aileen Black to discuss her path to Capitol Hill and what she’s found since her arrival in DC.

  • How confidence, ambition and having fun propelled NGA’s Ellen McCarthy to the top

    Ellen McCarthy, director of Plans and Programs at the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency shares her tips for success on this week’s Women of Washington radio show.

  • Why can’t the government dominate in cyber space?

    Former DHS Deputy Secretary Jane Holl Lute discusses the difficulty of establishing a strong cybersecurity program within the federal government on this week’s Women of Washington radio show.

  • Why CIOs should embrace the ‘reality of power’

    Tina Nunno, vice president and Gartner Fellow in Gartner’s CIO Research group, tells the Women of Washington radio show that “power in the hands of good people is an amazing thing.”

  • One woman’s success inside the Intelligence Community

    Jill Singer, partner at Deep Water Point and former CIO of the National Reconnaissance Office, sits down with Women of Washington radio show hosts Aileen Black and Gigi Schumm, for a discussion about cloud computing and insider threats.