Baker is widely recognized for transforming the federal government's second largest IT department into a customer-driven, quality-based and results-oriented organization. The Program Management Accountability System (PMAS) he introduced was credited with dramatically improving project success rates and produced significant cost-savings. It also provides the foundation for the federal government's TechStat, PortfolioStat and IT Dashboard programs. Under his leadership, the agency was a leader in the adoption of new and emerging technologies, such as mobile devices to improve healthcare and empower Veterans. He was also a powerful advocate for standards-based systems and open source software within VA, and restored the agency's reputation as a trusted guardian of Veteran's personally identifiable information (PII).At the U.S. Department of Commerce, Baker was recognized for modernizing the agency's IT systems and processes. During his tenure, he introduced new e-commerce capabilities, strengthened IT management, reduced operating costs and supported the decennial census. He also played a leadership role in defining the role of the federal CIO following passage of the Clinger-Cohen Act.
Agilex Names Roger W. Baker Chief Strategy Officer
Check Out Our Best Services for Investors
- $2.5+ million portfolio
- Large-cap and dividend focus
- Intraday trade alerts from Cramer
Access the tool that DOMINATES the Russell 2000 and the S&P 500.
- Buy, hold, or sell recommendations for over 4,300 stocks
- Unlimited research reports on your favorite stocks
- A custom stock screener
- Model portfolio
- Stocks trading below $10
- Intraday trade alerts
More than 30 investing pros with skin in the game give you actionable insight and investment ideas.