Jennifer Napper is the group Vice President of Department of Defense and Intelligence agencies at Unisys Federal. In this role, Jennifer will lead all account management, solution delivery and business-growth activities for the Unisys organization serving clients in the United States Department of Defense (DoD) and intelligence communities.
Jennifer joined Unisys from L-3 Communications, having most recently served as vice president and deputy general manager, Defense Solutions. Prior to L-3 Communications, Jennifer was director of Policy, Plans and Partnerships for the U.S. DoD Cyber Command after serving as commander of the Army’s Network Enterprise Technology Command. She has extensive experience in cybersecurity. While serving as commander of the Army’s 7th Signal Command, she established and enforced standardized information assurance polices and instituted a new security architecture for 700,000 devices on 37 Army installations throughout the U.S.
Jennifer retired from the U.S. Army with the rank of Major General after 30 years of distinguished service. During her career, she successfully led large, diverse organizations with responsibility for planning, engineering, operating, maintaining and securing regional and global IT and communications networks.
Jennifer has received numerous military awards and decorations, culminating with the Distinguished Service Medal. In 2013 she was named to the Federal Computer Week “Federal 100,” an annual award recognizing those who have made significant contributions to federal government IT.