Senior Vice President & Chief Operating Officer
Jessica Albosta is ANSER’s Chief Operating Officer. She oversees a diverse portfolio supporting research, analysis, and technology development focused on defense technologies, program performance, and risk management for National Security.
She leads a multidisciplinary team of policy, operations, technical, and research analysts supporting the Office of the Secretary of Defense, Defense Agencies, the Military Services, and other Federal organizations such as NASA, the Department of State, and the Intelligence Community.
Ms. Albosta has been with ANSER since 2002. Before becoming a Senior Vice President, she served in various leadership and analytic roles at ANSER in the areas of Chemical & Biological Defense, Joint Warfighting Capabilities, and Research & Development.
Ms. Albosta spent over a decade as an on-site contractor for the Defense Threat Reduction Agency, Chemical Biological Technologies Directorate. There she led a multi-company team of analysts providing technical and programmatic support for science and technology research, focusing on information collection, fusion, and hazard prediction for chemical and biological defense. She provided analytical assessments and evaluations of complex issues for decision-making, management, and administration within the science and technology component of the Chemical and Biological Defense Program.
Ms. Albosta is a certified Project Management Professional, received a Master’s in Information Systems from George Mason University, a Graduate Certificate for Chief Information Officer Competencies from the Federal CIO Council, and a Bachelor’s in Information Systems from the College of William and Mary.