John Ready is a director in the Defense segment. He has more than 29 years of military service and consulting experience with public sector clients, assisting them in managing large-scale Program Management Offices (PMO), focusing on information technology (IT) and risk-focused implementations. He has supported clients ranging from the Department of State (DoS) to the Defense Finance and Accounting Service (DFAS), managing information security risk and responses, operational and program performance measures, and oversight for geographically dispersed organizations such as the United States Agency for International Development (USAID). John has worked with varied stakeholders across his clients to determine needs and deliver success, providing the necessary agility and experience to understand and support a broad set of stakeholders with a technically focused mission.
Prior to entering the private sector, John served for eight years in the United States Navy as a Naval Flight Officer. The last two years he was an Operational Test Director, responsible for the Operational Test and Evaluation of various weapons systems.