ICF International Announces Jeffrey Neal as Senior Vice President
Appointment Expands ICF Thought Leadership in Human Capital and Performance Management
Fairfax, Virginia, October 21, 2011 -
ICF International, a leading provider of consulting services and technology solutions to government and commercial clients, has named Jeffrey Neal to the position of senior vice president, supporting ICF’s work related to human capital and performance management. Mr. Neal provides leadership and expertise in improving the performance of ICF clients. He brings insight and innovation in the areas of governance, human resources, strategy, and performance improvement.
The appointment of Mr. Neal strengthens a continued expansion of thought leadership for ICF. With more than 30 years of experience as a human resources (HR) practitioner and executive, Mr. Neal most recently served as the chief human capital officer for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, where he was responsible for development, execution, and oversight of all HR programs for the department’s 234,000 employees. Mr. Neal also has held the positions of chief human resources officer (J-1) for the U.S. Defense Logistics Agency and deputy chief human resources officer for the U.S. Department of Commerce. Prior to that, he was personnel officer and director of headquarters complex operations for the U.S. Defense Logistics Agency Administrative Support Center.
“We are very pleased to add Jeff Neal to our team. A visionary human resources executive with extensive experience at all levels in the Department of Defense and civilian agencies, he is a strategic leader with a track record of proven results in service excellence, transformation, cost reduction, application of technology to human capital management, business process engineering, and labor relations,” said Peter Bonner, senior vice president for ICF International. “His experience and knowledge will allow him to play a key role in expanding our portfolio of business in human capital and management consulting.”
“Having extensive executive and leadership experience across defense and civilian agencies makes Jeff a perfect addition to ICF’s team,” said Ellen Glover, executive vice president for ICF International. “In this time of fiscal responsibility and austerity, Jeff will assist our clients in improving their performance and effectiveness, showing the value of what they do to legislators, constituents, and decision-makers.”
A noted author and speaker, Mr. Neal has received numerous awards, including Government Executive Magazine’s Chief Human Capital Officer of the Year for 2010. He also has received the Presidential Rank Award (Meritorious Executive), the International Public Management Association for Human Resources Professional of the Year award, the Department of Homeland Security Outstanding Service Medal, two Department of the Navy Meritorious Civilian Service Awards, and the Department of Commerce Bronze Medal. Mr. Neal holds a bachelor’s degree from Concord College in Athens, W.Va.
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ICF International (NASDAQ:ICFI) partners with government and commercial clients to deliver professional services and technology solutions in the energy, environment, and transportation; health, education, and social programs; and homeland security and defense markets. The firm combines passion for its work with industry expertise and innovative analytics to produce compelling results throughout the entire program lifecycle, from research and analysis through implementation and improvement. Since 1969, ICF has been serving government at all levels, major corporations, and multilateral institutions. More than 3,700 employees serve these clients worldwide. ICF's website is http://www.icfi.com.
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