Kate Cunningham MBA Cyber Security Operations, Naval Network Warfare Command
Kate Cunningham currently serves as the Cyber Security Operations Division Officer for Naval Network Warfare Command in Suffolk, Virginia. Naval Network Warfare Command is responsible for operating, maintaining and securing Navy networks.
Kate is a native of Virginia Beach, Virginia. Her experience in the Federal Civilian Service began in 1998 as a Congressional Intern on Capital Hill. After graduating from the University of Virginia, she held a variety of positions in the corporate legal field in Washington, D.C., specializing in Antitrust and Telecommunications law issues. She was hired in the Government Sector of BearingPoint in 2002 and she re-entered Civil Service in 2005. In 2006 she began working for Naval Network Warfare Command where she held various positions in the areas of programmatic requirement and cyber security. After a year serving as an Assistant Program Manager for Military Sealift Command, in February 2017 she returned to Naval Network Warfare Command in her current capacity.
Kate received her BA in Government from the University of Virginia and her MBA from the Raymond A. Mason School of Business at William & Mary where she was inducted into Beta Gamma Sigma International Business Honor Society. She is a Certified Information Security Manager and is a two-time recipient of the Meritorious Civilian Service medal.