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The Evermay Team


Evermay Consulting Group was founded a decade ago to address the critical need for public-private partnerships essential to the security of our homeland. Trust is at the foundation of all our relationships. It is earned through shared mission experience and a deep understanding of the unique mandates of our government. We continue our commitment to service and mission by representing the best of industry and government.
Judgement, Integrity, Experience, Achievement.
These are the values of Evermay Consulting Group.

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The Evermay Team


Evermay Consulting Group was founded a decade ago to address the critical need for public-private partnerships essential to the security of our homeland. Trust is at the foundation of all our relationships. It is earned through shared mission experience and a deep understanding of the unique mandates of our government. We continue our commitment to service and mission by representing the best of industry and government.
Judgement, Integrity, Experience, Achievement.
These are the values of Evermay Consulting Group.

 

Dr. Cedric sims

President & CEO

Dr. Cedric J. Sims is President and CEO of Evermay Consulting Group. Driven by strong dedication to public service, Dr. Sims has over 22 years of experience in acquisition, cyber security, and systems engineering applied to homeland security missions. He has served in key leadership and operational roles at federal and state agencies. In his last federal appointment, Dr. Sims established the Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) Office of Program Accountability and Risk Management. As a lead executive in the Management Directorate, his efforts promoted better accountability of the $18 billion portfolio of DHS acquisition investments and matured the acquisition risk management process. Before joining DHS Headquarters, Dr. Sims served at the U.S. Secret Service. He continues his dedication to these critical missions through strong advocacy of public and private partnership.

 
Greg Rothwell, Evermay Consulting Founder

Mr. Greg Rothwell

Founder

Greg Rothwell is the Founder of Evermay Consulting Group. Mr. Rothwell has a 34-year career in the federal acquisition community.  He served in ten different agencies, including most recently the Departments of Homeland Security (DHS), Treasury and Interior. He was responsible for standing up and growing some of the Government’s largest procurement programs. He brings a deep knowledge of government procurement processes and procedures and a keen understanding of how the government prefers to work with the private sector. Mr. Rothwell formerly served as the first Chief Procurement Officer (CPO) of the Department of Homeland Security from 2003 until 2006, and was responsible for the DHS nationwide acquisition program overseeing over 900 procurement professionals in eight procurement offices that obligated over $15 billion annually.

 
Sal Fazzolari, Executive Vice President

MR. Sal Fazzolari

Executive Vice President

Sal Fazzolari is Executive Vice President for Strategy & Growth at Evermay Consulting Group. Mr. Fazzolari is a senior industry executive with vast experience and outstanding achievements in program management, business development and technical management. In his over 30 years of leadership experience in information technology delivery, he has a proven record in successfully managing large, complex government projects with contract values in excess of $1 billion. In addition, he has guided over $2 billion in new business acquisitions, and is recognized as an agent for change with his various corporate roles.  Mr. Fazzolari is a proven leader that has built and cultivated key relationships throughout public and private sector agencies.  He is known for leading organizations through culture change, driving results through business planning and superior delivery performance, and building partnerships internally and externally to achieve organizational goals and objectives.

 

Mr. KEN SUSSKIND

 

Senior Vice President - Business Development

Ken Susskind is Senior Vice President for Business Development at Evermay Consulting Group. Mr. Susskind is an innovative business development professional who has successfully produced multi-million dollar results in both the public and private sector sales of information technology services and products. He brings over 22 years of experience developing strategies to maximize corporate value and leverages his multi-disciplined management, marketing and legal skills in a business catalyst role.  Mr. Susskind has a proven track record successfully building corporate and team capabilities, developing and maintaining strong industry partnerships, and maintaining solid customer relationships.

 

Mr. Mickey Jones

Senior Vice President - Acquisition Strategy

Mickey Jones is Senior Vice President for Acquisition Strategy at Evermay Consulting Group. During his 31-year tenure as a federal employee, Mr. Jones had leadership roles in acquisitions at the departments of Interior, Treasury and Homeland Security.  Mr. Jones’ last position with the Federal government was with DHS as the Director of the Office of Procurement Operations.  He was the architect for this large acquisition office which supports the Secretary’s Office and several components including the Undersecretary for Management and Assistant Secretary for S&T and Assistant Secretary for NPPD. Mr. Jones was active in the planning for the EAGLE I and FirstSource contracts.

 
Ms. Katherine Valltos, Evermay Consulting Vice President - Acquisition

Ms. Katherine Valltos

Vice President -
Acquisition Strategy

Katherine Valltos is Vice President of Acquisition Strategy at Evermay Consulting Group. Ms. Valltos joins Evermay Consulting with over 34 years of federal acquisition experience both as an operational contracting officer and a senior leader within the Department of Interior’s (DOI) Acquisition Management’s Directorate, which is a full-service acquisition center serving not only the DOI but all other federal agencies. Ms. Valltos co-founded the Interior’s GovWorks organization which later merged into the Office of the Secretary, Interior Business Center.  Inter-Agency contracting provided Ms. Valltos the unique opportunity to reach across governmental boundaries to serve a diverse and dynamic client-base of over 50 federal agencies including both the DoD and civilian agencies.

 
Ms. Cora Murphy, Evermay Consulting, Senior Vice President Capture

Ms. Cora Murphy

Senior Vice President - Capture Services

Ms. Cora Murphy is Senior Vice President of Capture at Evermay Consulting Group. Ms. Murphy brings vast experience and outstanding achievements in capture management, business development, program management, and marketing. In her over 20 years of leadership experience in Federal information technology, she has a proven record in successfully delivering services, marketing solutions, and winning new business. At her most recent post, she established a training program at Capgemini whereby her team trained over 200 personnel in proposal management, proposal writing, and capture management leading to a 30% increase in proposal responses, contributing to a doubling of revenues in 2016 from 2015.

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Awarded Pioneers


Awarded Pioneers


Awards

Our leaders’ service has been recognized by the Federal Government.

  • Presidential Rank of Distinguished Executive in 2005; the highest annual award for select career Senior Executive Service members
  • Presidential Rank of Meritorious Executive in both 1994 and 2000; the second-highest annual award for select career SES members
  • 6 IRS Commissioner Awards; the highest recognition given at the Internal Revenue Service
  • 4 IRS Assistant Commissioner Awards; highest departmental awards
  • 5 Hammer Awards; presented to teams of innovators and thought leaders who have made significant contributions in support of reinventing government
  • 3 Federal 100 Awards; recognizing government and industry leaders who have played pivotal roles in the federal government IT community
  • Contracting Officer of the Year; Department of the Interior
  • Meritorious and Distinguished Service Awards at the Department of the Interior: the top two awards at the Department of the Interior
  • Kelman Award; the Department of Interior’s award for Federal Acquisition

Pioneers

Our leaders bring invaluable insights from their experiences in public sector and government partnership:

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  • Founder of the DHS PARM overseeing more than $18 billion portfolio across all of DHS
  • DHS Chief Procurement Officer; obligated over $15 billion annually
  • Procurement leaders from DHS, Treasury, and Interior; creators of EAGLE I, First Source, and TIPSS-4
  • Co-founder of the Interior’s GovWorks organization which later merged into the Office of the Secretary, Interior Business Center
  • Industry leaders who have won individual programs in excess of $1 billion
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Trusted Leaders


Our Leaders have held trusted positions:

Trusted Leaders


Our Leaders have held trusted positions:

  • Interagency communication coordination roles at the Salt Lake City Winter Olympics, G8 Summit in Sea Island and various United Nations General Assemblies
  • Awarded the "The Road Home Program" in the state of Louisiana. This contract, worth over $900 million, supported rebuilding efforts after the devastation of Hurricanes Katrina & Rita
  • Solicitation, negotiation, and award of the US VISIT support contract
  • Creation of a $100M R&D contract to study installing counter-terrorism devices on commercial aircraft
  • Developed a program to award contracts for international recovery of misappropriated banking funds

 

  • Management of the Military OneSource Program in support of the DoD’s Military Community and Family Policy program, which won the Federal Acquisition Institute’s award for Acquisition Excellence in 2010
  • Department of Commerce Recovery Act award for the Broadband Technology Opportunity Program
  • Department of the Interior oversight of the contract to examine the causes of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico
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Distinguished Clientele


Distinguished Clientele


 

Our Clients, Our Partners

As such, we choose our partners as carefully as they choose us.  We are honored to support clients who are recognized for their success:

  • Fortune’s Most Admired Companies
  • Fortune’s 10 Most Successful Companies 2016
  • Fortune 100 & Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For
  • 8 of the Great Places to Work, Washingtonian Magazine
  • The Washington Post Top Workplaces
  • GSA and DHS Mentor-Protégé Awardees
  • Inc. Magazine’s Fastest Growing Private Companies
  • Washington Business Journal’s Fastest Growing Companies in Greater Washington