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As Chief Growth Officer for CSRA, George Batsakis sets the company's growth, supporting technology, and business development strategy. He leads integrated growth teams at the corporate and group levels that include business development, capture operations, solution development, proposal management and pricing organization which serve the defense, intelligence, health and civil, homeland security, and law enforcement markets. 

With more than 20 years of government-related systems development and lifecycle management experience, George has led large-scale information technology programs and managed diverse project portfolios which have enhanced his understanding of the complex mission critical needs of the DoD, the Intelligence Community, and civilian agency environments.

Prior to his current position, George was the executive vice president for SRA International’s National Security Group and led the company's defense, intelligence, homeland security and law enforcement-related business. He was responsible for new business acquisition and contract execution in those market areas. In this role, he managed group performance and drove strategy, planning and execution. George was also responsible for technology development; program cost, schedule and performance; technical assurance; human resource management and staffing; and resource management.

George joined SRA International in 2007 from Northrop Grumman, where he served as an operating unit vice president leading business development activities. Prior to that, he held positions with increasing responsibility in information technology; communications and networking; and logistics systems at Electronic Data Systems (EDS) and Teledyne Industries, Inc.

After graduating from Hillsdale College where he studied political science and history, he attended the U.S. Army Officer Candidate School and served as an Infantry Officer in the U.S. Army and in various command and staff positions at the company and field grades in the U.S. Army National Guard. He holds a master's degree in business from John's Hopkins University with a specialization in operations research and systems analysis, as well as program management certification in acquisition management from the Defense Systems Management College. He also has attended executive education programs at the University of Virginia's Darden School of Business.

When George is outside of the office, he enjoys reading about history, technology, business and health. He also likes spending time with his wife, kids and dogs and likes listening to podcasts. His dream job would be a lifeguard working on Dewey Beach in Delaware. 

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