Barbie Bigelow serves as chief information officer at TASC where she is responsible for leading the information strategy for the Chantilly,Va.-based firm including collaboration, enterprise systems, technology and security.
Prior to TASC, Bigelow was CIO of the Lockheed Martin electronic systems business area and part of a team that consolidated the Bethesda,Md.-based firm’s shared services to form the enterprise business services organization.
She spent 25 years at the company and her other assignments included director for business-to-business initiatives, program manager for undersea lifetime support and performance-based logistics, program manager for the health and human services line of business and manager for advanced technology business development.
Bigelow began her career in IT as a statistical researcher at Oak Ridge National Laboratories.
After completing her masters degree, she joined IBM as a programmer/researcher and worked on early parsing and mark-up languages that are the foundation of HTML.
Bigelow earned her masters degree in computer science from the University of Tennessee and is a member of the CIO Executive Council.