ICF International Hires National Leader in Continuing Education and Technical Training for Military
Dian Stoskopf Joins Firm to Expand Offerings to DoD
Fairfax, Virginia, November 30, 2007 -
ICF International (NASDAQ: ICFI), a leading global professional services firm, is pleased to announce that L. Dian Stoskopf has joined the company as a principal. With nearly 36 years of leadership in the training and education fields, Ms. Stoskopf will help broaden ICF’s outreach in these areas to the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD).
“Dian brings an incomparable depth of knowledge and expertise to ICF and will be a tremendous asset to the Department of Defense and the soldiers and DoD civilians who serve our country,” said Bill Bain, a senior vice president. “Her proven leadership and innovation across the spectrum of continuing education and training programs strengthens ICF’s ability to provide an even greater level of service to our clients.”
Prior to joining ICF, Ms. Stoskopf directed the largest adult and continuing education program in the world at the Headquarters of the Army Continuing Education System. She oversaw and managed technical educational opportunities for more than 530,000 soldiers, 250,000 adult family members, and 215,000 Army civilians. Ms. Stoskopf led the team that designed the $150 million Centralized Tuition Assistance Management system for the U.S. Army. Under the system, soldiers, for the first time, are able to access advisement services and enrollment capabilities anytime, anywhere through a Web-based portal, GoArmyEd. Currently, more than 1,100 colleges and universities participate.
Additionally, Ms. Stoskopf managed and implemented the successful launch of the eArmyU program and portal for solider on-line education with 145 educational degree programs and more than 2,000 courses. The program received 15 awards, including the Gracie Hooper Government Technology Leadership, eGov Pioneer, and Sloan-C Excellence awards.
Ms. Stoskopf is certified as a Hopkins Fellow in Change Management, Johns Hopkins University, as well as in the Advanced Graduate Studies, Boston University. She holds her master’s and bachelor’s degrees from Emporia (Kan.) State Teachers College. She is the recipient of the Decoration for Exceptional Civilian Service, the Kathryn G. Frost Award for Exceptional Leadership and Innovation in Continuing Education and is an inductee of the International Adult and Continuing Education Hall of Fame.
About ICF International
ICF International (NASDAQ: ICFI) partners with government and commercial clients to deliver consulting services and technology solutions in the energy, climate change, environment, transportation, social programs, health, defense, and emergency management markets. The firm combines passion for its work with industry expertise and innovative analytics to produce compelling results throughout the entire program life cycle, from analysis and design through implementation and improvement. Since 1969, ICF has been serving government at all levels, major corporations, and multilateral institutions. More than 2,500 employees serve these clients worldwide. ICF’s Web site is www.icfi.com.
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