Advisor, Washington Cyber Roundtable
Chris Nolan is the founder and managing partner of Nolan Consulting Group, LLC (NCG). Since its inception in January 2013, NCG has helped government and industry clients develop and implement strategies to address complex challenges related to cyber security, homeland security, sequestration, and the federal budget. Even in an uncertain market, NCG helps corporate leaders drive growth by identifying new business opportunities and acquisition targets. Mr. Nolan has over 30 years of experience in government relations, business development, strategic planning, program management, and business operations. Prior to establishing NCG, Mr. Nolan built and led the government relations practice for the
SI Organization, a leading systems integration company. There, he developed the corporation’s policy positions, cultivated senior relationships across the public sector, and managed interactions with Congress, the White House, federal agencies, industry associations, and State and local governments.
Prior to joining the SI, Mr. Nolan was the Director of Homeland Security Government Relations for Lockheed Martin Corporation. In this role, he led Lockheed Martin's growth opportunities in the Departments of Homeland Security, Justice, State, as well as internationally. He has also held senior management positions at DynCorp and Unisource Network Systems, where he supported the development and execution of key technology strategies in coordination with the Federal CIO Council, Congress, the White House, and the Industry Advisory Group. Previously, Mr. Nolan worked in a variety of business development, project management, and operations positions for Lockheed Martin and its predecessor, Martin Marietta. Mr. Nolan is a member of multiple associations and advisory boards, including the Homeland Security & Defense Business Council and the National Security Task Force of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. He holds BA and MBA degrees.