Dignari Hires an Identity Management Rock Star

It’s really an exciting day for us at Dignari.  We’re pleased to announce that Michael Butler, the former Principal Deputy Director of Enterprise Business Operations and Chief Technology Officer at the DOD, Defense Manpower Data Center (DMDC) has joined the Dignari team as a Director.  

Mike has been recognized again and again for his extraordinary leadership in delivering identity management programs and will now run Dignari’s Emerging Technology team. His executive leadership skills, decades of expertise and strong track record delivering security programs are going to be a great addition to the suite of services we offer.

Among the previous jobs in his government career, Mike played key roles in cybersecurity requirements for the SmartGrid upgrade, as a program manager for GSA's US Access Credentialing System and as Chief of the DOD-DMDC smart identification card program.

Mike is a graduate of the United States Naval Academy and a Navy veteran.  During his time in uniform, he served in naval engineering roles aboard ship and ashore in heavy industry and industrial control systems. He’s been awarded the CIO Council Leadership Award, the GOV30 Award, the DOD Distinguished Civilian Award, was twice selected for the Federal 100 and was a finalist in the Service to America Award.

Dignari considers itself very fortunate to have Mike join the team and bring his extensive experience delivering world class security programs to the suite of offerings we are proud to provide.