Travis Howerton is the Chief Technology Officer (CTO) for the National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) and the Chief Information Manager for the Y-12 Site Office. Within the NNSA, Howerton is responsible for technology direction and strategy for a large, distributed Information Technology (IT) program with an annual budget of approximately $1 billion. He also serves as the Federal Project Director for a suite of enterprise IT solutions ranging from wireless networks, manufacturing automation, cloud computing, unified communications, and Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems. Howerton is a widely recognized change agent and has been successful in driving transformative change across government in three key technology areas of the future: cloud computing, social computing, and mobility. Howerton is also the Program Manager for RightPath.