Chris Hamm is the Director for GSA FEDSIM, a fee for service acquisition and project management organization. Chris’s organization manages over $7 billion in information technology and professional service contracts. Chris has 16 years of experience in managing complex acquisitions and project delivery. Chris is a frequent speaker on performance based contracting, information technology service level agreements, and the agile acquisition. Chris was recognized as one of the “FED100” by Federal Computer Week. Chris was the Government Chair for the 2013 ACT IAC Partners Program, currently serves on the Advisory Council of AFCEA, and is a board member of AFFIRM.
Chris hails from Harrisburg, PA. He attended Elon University in North Carolina, majoring in Political Science. Chris obtained a Masters Degree in Public Administration at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. He was selected to the Presidential Management Internship Program in 1999. Chris is married to Julia Hamm, the CEO of the Solar Electric Power Association. Chris & Julia have two young children – Nathan and Alexa.