Since December 2010, Dr. Jonathan Woodson has acted as the principle advisor to multiple secretaries of defense. As assistant secretary of defense for health affairs, he has lead DoD’s military health system, overseeing the Defense Department's $50 billion health budget, and shepherding this mission critical care system through major reform efforts.
Significant benefits can be achieved by establishing a sound IT Governance program at an organization, including strong security. Below are examples and lessons learned from organizations that have implemented or improved their IT Governance programs. These lessons learned apply to both Federal agencies and other organizations.
Managing the human, behavioral and cultural aspects of change and motivating key leadership executives to buy into the change is critical to the success of IT Governance that supports an agency’s IT security program.