FAIRFAX, Va., April 30, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ManTech International Corporation (Nasdaq:MANT) has named Takisha Schulterbrandt vice president, health and human services, for ManTech Health, the company's federal health IT business unit. Schulterbrandt will lead ManTech Health's IT solutions and services delivery to the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and its operating divisions.

Schulterbrandt is a proven health IT executive with over 20 years of experience in biomedical and clinical research, health services, and bioinformatics. She joins ManTech Health from Leidos, where she delivered health IT solutions to a variety of HHS operating divisions, including the National Institutes of Health, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, and the Food and Drug Administration. Prior to Leidos, Schulterbrandt held management and research positions at Kevric, iMC; the University of Maryland; the George Washington University; Georgetown University; and the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration.

Schulterbrandt holds a bachelor's degree in psychology from Columbia University in New York, NY; a Master of Public Health degree from the George Washington University in Washington, DC; and a doctorate in anatomy and neurobiology with an emphasis in neurosciences from the University of Maryland in Baltimore, MD.

"ManTech Health continues to prove itself as an innovative provider of IT solutions to the federal health community," said Daniel J. Keefe, president and chief operating officer of ManTech's Mission Solutions & Services Group. "We are pleased that Takisha has joined our team. Her depth of experience and wealth of knowledge across the health IT landscape will be a great resource for us in our mission to empower better care for our servicemen and women, veterans, and citizens."

About ManTech International Corporation

ManTech is a leading provider of innovative technologies and solutions for mission-critical national security programs for the intelligence community; the Departments of Defense, State, Homeland Security, Energy, Veterans Affairs, and Justice, including the Federal Bureau of Investigation; the health and space communities; and other U.S. federal government customers. We provide support to critical national security programs for approximately 50 federal agencies through approximately 1,100 current contracts. ManTech's expertise includes cyber security; command, control, communications, computers, intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance (C4ISR) solutions and services; information technology (IT) modernization and sustainment; intelligence/counter-intelligence solutions and support; systems engineering; healthcare analytics and IT; global logistics support; test and evaluation; and environmental, range, and sustainability services. ManTech supports major national missions, such as military readiness and wellness, terrorist threat detection, information security and border protection. Additional information on ManTech can be found at www.mantech.com.

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