Tribal Tech, LLC Announces New CEO, Neill Sciarrone

Ms. Sciarrone’s appointment represents a continuation of Tribal Tech’s investment in growth and strategic acquisitions.   

ALEXANDRIA, VA, – Tribal Tech, LLC, an American Indian, woman-owned management and technical services company, announced today that Marie O’Neill “Neill” Sciarrone has been appointed Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Tribal Tech, LLC and its subsidiary, Cowan & Associates, Inc. Ms. Sciarrone succeeds Vicki Vasques, the current Chairwoman of the Board. Ms. Vasques will remain in this role where she will guide corporate operations, strategic planning, and partnership development.

Ms. Sciarrone’s appointment represents a continuation of Tribal Tech’s investment in growth and strategic acquisitions.

“We are fortunate to welcome an accomplished leader like Neill to Tribal Tech,” stated Ms. Vasques. “Her passion for the work we do throughout Indian Country and her commitment to our principles uniquely qualify her to lead us into the future. Neill’s technology, security, and government expertise will ensure our success as we grow.” Ms. Vasques will remain as 100% owner of Tribal Tech and Cowan & Associates, as well as Chairwoman of the Board. She will continue to be involved in business operations, along with focusing her efforts on enhancing client engagement and partnerships.

“I am honored to have Vicki’s confidence and trust to lead Tribal Tech as CEO,” said Ms. Sciarrone. “Vicki has found remarkable success in building Tribal Tech into a leading technical services company that prioritizes its culture and emphasizes people, performance, partnerships, and community development. I am grateful she has entrusted me to continue this legacy and look forward to working with our executive leadership team, including Bob Milligan, President, and Chris Catanzaro, Vice President of Business Operations, as we drive growth and expand into new markets.”

Ms. Sciarrone is Co-founder and former President of Trinity Cyber, Inc. Prior, she served as a senior executive at BAE Systems Inc. and was previously appointed by President George W. Bush as the Special Assistant to the President for Homeland Security and Senior Director for Cybersecurity and Information Sharing Policy. In this capacity, Ms. Sciarrone led the Administration’s efforts on cybersecurity, information sharing, and critical infrastructure policy. She also held key roles at the White House Homeland Security Council, the Department of Homeland Security, and the Department of Commerce. Ms. Sciarrone sits on several non-profit boards and was recognized as an inaugural Presidential Leadership Scholar.

Headquartered in Alexandria, Virginia, Tribal Tech, LLC is a Native American, SBA 8(m), third-party verified, women-owned small business (WOSB). As a management and technical services company, Tribal Tech collaborates with federal agencies and tribes to improve health, education, energy, and environmental services. Since 2000, Tribal Tech has provided a diverse range of services to federal, state, local, tribal, and private sector entities. The corporate culture encourages the ongoing advancement of education and community well-being by emphasizing the inherent integrity of people, performance, and partnerships. Their vision includes securing better health, security, and well-being for all, by helping to build healthier communities, secure foundations, and stronger economies. Tribal Tech has been an Inc. 5000 Fastest Growing Company for seven years in a row.

Cowan & Associates has years of experience serving the national security, public and higher education sectors. With a team of seasoned professionals, they provide many management consulting services focused on Information Technology, cybersecurity, program management, logistics and readiness support, and training to help clients achieve superior results. Cowan & Associates is an Inc. 5000 honoree for the Fastest Growing Private Companies.

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Mrs. Davis is also president of Davis Strategy Group has over 23 years of service to Indian Country and as an entrepreneur she has successfully established, operated, managed and grown several businesses in multiple sectors. She is equal parts a strategic visionary and behind-the-scenes implementor, essential in guiding and overseeing every process of brand development, business expansion, nation-to-nation relationship building and more.

She was named in 2009 as one of the first recipients of the National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development’s, “40 Under 40” award which recognizes up and coming community and business leaders from across Indian Country.