Javita Everhart is a Program Manager and Systems Engineer in support of the Federal Government. She provides strategic leadership and technical oversight to assist agencies in solving some of their most critical problems and meeting their goals and mission. Javita was the recipient of the Black Engineer of the Year Award in the category of Modern Day Technology Leader. She has a BS from Howard University, an MS from Georgetown University, and a Systems Engineering degree from Johns Hopkins University. With this background, she brings a broad base of knowledge in program management, biodefense, strategic planning and information analysis to her customers and students.