Timothy J. Atkin
Executive Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer and Chief of Staff
As Chief Administrative Officer and Chief of Staff, Tim Atkin drives operational efficiencies to enhance the company's performance, foster innovation and flexibility, ensure the customer mission remains the foremost priority and deliver more capabilities to customers.
Atkin brings more than 25 years' experience in the public and private sector delivering strategic management consulting and advanced IT services. He has been with SRA since 1999. Prior to his current role, Atkin led the company's Global Health business, which provides global health consulting services to public and private clients around the world.
Previously, Atkin managed SRA's Civil Government business, helping civil agencies across the U.S. federal government to meet their mission and program needs through strategic management consulting as well as the use of advanced technologies.
Atkin also launched SRA's Critical Infrastructure Protection (CIP) Program and Cyber Security offerings in June of 1999, and was subsequently selected to lead SRA's Homeland Security efforts.
Before joining SRA, Atkin spent fourteen years in government service as a member of the U.S. Government's Senior Executive Service and as Chief of Staff to the Deputy Secretary of the U.S. Department of Labor. He was also a director at the National Security Council and served with the U.S. Coast Guard, earning the Coast Guard Meritorious Service Medal, Commendation Medal and Achievement Medal. He has been a guest lecturer at the Army War College and National Defense University, and has participated in national exercises for the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff.
Atkin has a bachelor's degree in government from the U.S. Coast Guard Academy and received his master's degree in public administration from Harvard University's John F. Kennedy School of Government.
He is on the board of directors for The Children's Inn at the National Institutes of Health as well as SAGE (Services and Advocacy for GLBT Elders). He previously has served on the board of directors for the U.S. Coast Guard Academy Alumni Association and Taxpayers for Common Sense.