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News | Nov. 24, 2015

DISA Student Christi Johnson Recognized as Distinguished Leader at CIO LDP Graduation

Christi Johnson award
(Christi Johnson, left, receives award from Dean Mary McCully)

On Friday, November 20, 2015, the NDU iCollege held a small graduation ceremony and reception for 19 students who successfully completed the first cohort of the Chief Information Officer Leadership Development Program (CIO LDP), a multi-week residence program at the college.  Ms. Christi Johnson, Chief of the Portfolio Management Division in the Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA), was recognized as the Distinguished Leader.  

This award, sponsored by the Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association (AFCEA), recognizes a member of the CIO LDP graduating class for outstanding academic performance, demonstrated leadership, and exemplary personal conduct.  Candidates must earn an A or A- in each of their courses and receive the majority of student and teaching faculty nominations based on their demonstrated leadership and personal conduct.

Congratulations to Ms. Johnson for receiving this honor!