Fairfax, VA – Highlight adds two VPs to the executive leadership team. Ashley Nichols joins as Vice President of Corporate Strategy and Development. Tamar Mintz joins as Vice President of Delivery and Portfolio Management. Nichols and Mintz will be important personnel in improving operations, capabilities, and business development for Highlight.

Nichols has over 20 years of experience in new business development and operations. Most recently, she was the Director of Federal Civilian Enterprise IT, managing an Infrastructure and DevOps portfolio across several civilian agencies including the Department of State, USAID, PBGC and EPA. As Highlight’s VP for Corporate Strategy and Development, Nichols will provide leadership and guidance to the capture, business development, and proposal aspects of the business.

“I’ve had the privilege of working with Ashley before and I’m truly grateful for the opportunity to have her as a part of our leadership,” said COO Adam McNair.

Mintz has over 9 years of experience in the government contracting realm, with expertise in business development, project management and account development. She has been recognized across the industry for her business acumen and contributions to the collaboration of industry and government. As Vice President for Delivery and Portfolio Management at Highlight, she will focus on delivery quality, customer satisfaction, portfolio strategy and growth.

“We’re excited to have Tamar back with Highlight as a key leader. Her role is important for the successful growth and management of mission critical programs for Highlight,” said CEO Rebecca Andino.