Christopher Zember was named Director of the Department of Defense (DoD) Information Analysis Centers (IACs) in December 2012. In this position, he is responsible for the overall operational management and policy guidance for the DoD IACs enterprise, including the IAC Basic Centers of Operation (BCOs) and the Technical Area Tasks (TATs) Multiple-Award Contracts. Prior to his current position, he led the Strategy and Operations practice for a consulting firm and served as a liaison officer for the National Security Agency. He holds a Master of Public Administration from American University and a B.A. in English from Harding University.