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Longtime employee, Ashwini Jarral, selected to lead Institute

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New IJIS Institute Executive Director Appointed


Longtime employee, Ashwini Jarral, selected to lead Institute


Ashburn, Va., August 03, 2017. The IJIS Institutea nonprofit organization that focuses on mission-critical information sharing for justice, public safety, and homeland security— announces the appointment of Mr. Ashwini Jarral as the next executive director of the IJIS Institute.


Following a thorough national search and the identification of a number of highly-qualified candidates, the IJIS Institute’s Board of Directors announces the selection of longtime employee, Mr. Ashwini Jarral to fill the position to be vacated by Mr. Steve Ambrosini.


Ashwini has been an outstanding employee of the IJIS Institute, and we are confident that he will excel in leading IJIS as its Executive Director,” said Kay Stephenson, chairman of the IJIS Institute Board of Directors. “His long tenure with the Institute and his technology expertise will be a tremendous advantage as we move forward to accomplish our mission.”


Prior to his appointment, Mr. Jarral had served as the Institute’s director of operations. Mr. Jarral brings with him extensive management and technology expertise. He has nearly 20 years’ experience in information technology consulting, deployment, operations, and program and project management. He has worked in the private sector providing professional technology services and solutions in the financial, telecommunications, and justice and public safety sectors. Mr. Jarral currently co-chairs the Object Management Group (OMG) Information Sharing Working group, serves on the Global Standards Council (GSC) and the Standards Coordination Council (SCC) Sub-Committee of the Information Sharing and Access Interagency Policy Committee (ISA IPC.)  Mr. Jarral is a member of the prestigious Federal 100 and was instrumental in conceiving and implementing a new standards-based interoperability program to help advance information sharing in the justice, public safety, and homeland security environments. Mr. Jarral, a Six Sigma Green Belt Certified Professional, holds a B.S. in Decision Science and Management Information Systems and an M.S. in Management Information Systems.