Mike Plenty 01F serves as the contract administration manager for the office of the chief financial officer in the Department of Homeland Security. In his role, Plenty helps business lines acquire new services, technologies, and systems to achieve business benchmarks. Plenty also oversees the organization's procurement strategy and spend, and promotes vendor diversity. Through his engagement, he acquires unique perspectives into new market opportunities, including digital identity, robotic process automation, and even a little bit of artificial intelligence. Prior to this position, Plenty managed a diverse portfolio in data governance, analytics, customer service, compliance, budget, and enterprise risk.
Plenty is a graduate of Hampshire College where his concentration was political science and he focused on voter behavior. He subsequently obtained a joint Executive M.B.A. from Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island, and IE Business School in Madrid, Spain.
Plenty lives in Maryland with his husband.