TIAG is excited to announce the hiring of Ally Cullipher as a new Director of Business Development at TIAG. 

“Ally is an outstanding business development leader who brings a wealth of defense health knowledge and technical DoD and C4ISR expertise to our organization,” said Umang Modi, Managing Principal and Chief Strategy Officer for TIAG. “Her professional experience and commitment to driving results makes her the perfect fit for this role. She is a proven performer with the ability to take on any challenge, no matter the size or complexity. With her passion for helping those around her, along with her strong community involvement, she will no doubt be an incredible asset to our customers.” 

Ally’s prior experience includes Division Operations Manager and Program Manager for Naval Information Warfare Center (NIWC) Atlantic. She was also a Business Development Principal at Sentar Inc., and Regional Program Manager and Market Lead for Vista Defense Technologies, LLC where she advanced each company’s Navy, Marine Corps, and Defense Health IT growth strategies and pipeline.

“Ally brings extensive Navy civilian experience from supporting programs within NIWC Atlantic,” said Neil Lampton, President and COO for TIAG. “She is adept at advancing a wide range of federal initiatives and partnering with customers throughout defense health IT. She has invaluable insight into the market and will help maintain our growth trajectory and reinforce our commitment to customer impact.”

Throughout her career, Ally has been a leader in organizational committees focusing on women’s empowerment and diversity and inclusion initiatives. Acknowledged by industry peers as an esteemed leader, Ally was elected in 2022 as the President of the Women in Defense (WID) Palmetto Chapter and formerly held the WID Palmetto Chapter Vice President, Treasurer, and Networking Committee Co-chair positions. Ally graduated Magna Cum Laude from Charleston Southern University with a Bachelor of Science in Organizational Management. She is also a certified Project Management Professional (PMP). You can learn more about Ally here and connect with her on LinkedIn here

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