“DLH Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ: DLHC) (“DLH” or the “Company”), a leading healthcare and human services provider to the federal government, today announced executive leadership appointments effective July 13, 2020. Jeanine Christian joins DLH as President, Social & Scientific Systems (“S3”), and Jacqueline Everett is appointed as DLH Chief Growth Officer.”
“In her role as President of the Company’s S3 operating unit, Ms. Christian succeeds Kevin Beverly and will lead operations focused on the Public Health and Life Sciences market. Having spent over 20 years in science-based organizations, she most recently led a team of over 300 scientists, clinicians, researchers, and data analysts whose mission it was to translate scientific discovery and technology advances into societal benefits for federal and state government, non-profit, academic, and commercial clients…”
“Ms. Everett joins DLH as Chief Growth Officer. In this role, she will spearhead enterprise-wide business development activities, establishing the vision, direction, and strategy required to achieve the Company’s growth objectives. She brings over 25 years of successful experience in the government contracting industry, most recently as Vice President Business Development & Strategy with Leidos. Prior to that, she held business development leadership positions with DXC Technology, CSC and Serco.”
“… At the same time, Jackie Everett is recognized throughout our industry as an accomplished, dynamic leader. Her drive, motivation, and experience are expected to enable DLH to execute our strategic vision…”
Source: DLH Announces Executive Appointments, July 13, 2020. DLH.
G2X TAKE: DLH, a leading Healthcare and human services provider to the Federal Government has announced several executive leadership appointments, to include adding Jeanine Christian as a new President to lead S3 and Jackie Everett as a new Chief Growth Officer.
Big moves don’t guarantee big success, but they do signify intent, and what is clear is that DLH, led by CEO and President Zachary Parker and Senior VP for Growth and Marketing Communications, Denise Ciotti, is continuing to add the types of expertise that will ensure they stand out from the pack in the highly competitive Federal Health sector.
Armed with an array of contract vehicle options, DLH will be in the conversation as a Prime or key partner option for nearly every upcoming opportunity that requires deep public health domain expertise and capabilities, such as those required at agencies where DLH has an existing footprint, to include VA, NIH, CDC and FDA.
- These recent hires come a year after completing the $70M acquisition of Social & Scientific Systems (“S3”), an established public health service organization providing solutions in clinical and biomedical research, epidemiology, health policy, and program evaluation, and is only a few years removed from their $39M acquisition of Federal Health technology-enabled program management, consulting, and digital communications solutions provider Danya.
- Early this year DLH recruited Maureen Lucy Schafer to serve as Practice Leader for Military and Healthcare Services.
- DLH was recently named to the updated list of NXT UP firms poised to make big waves in the Federal sector in 2020 and for years to come.