Ms. Kathleen Cowles is a senior executive with over 30 years of national and international experience in strategic planning, marketing, and public relations, working with global business and government organizations. A highly motivated, results-oriented leader with an extensive knowledge of the information technology community, Ms. Cowles’s proven ability to identify and capitalize on business opportunities, lead teams, and deliver results are the unparalleled assets she employs on behalf of Deep Water Point clients.
Ms. Cowles is a Partner with Deep Water Point. Prior to joining Deep Water Point, Ms. Cowles was the Director of Corporate and Government affairs for LGS Innovations, the federal subsidiary of Alcatel-Lucent and Bell Labs. Ms. Cowles also held positions in AT&T Network Systems and AT&T International serving in various roles supporting government markets.
Ms. Cowles spent 12 years abroad in Kenya, Egypt, and Hungary working with the U.S. State Department/US Agency for International Development advancing US business interests.
Ms. Cowles is active in industry organizations such as AFCEA International (Board of Directors on both International and the Bethesda Chapter) and she is the current Chair of 11th Annual Law Enforcement and Public Safety Conference to be held May 14/15 in Washington DC. She is the Industry Advisory Council (IAC) Lead for 2018 Executive Leadership Conference Technology Showcase and is a previous Board Member and Chair of that conference.
Ms. Cowles is also a two-time Federal 100 Award Winner. This award recognizes government and industry leaders who have played pivotal roles in the federal government IT community.