People on the Move – Darrell Nealy, Vice President of Operations

Darrell Nealy

Mr. Darrell Nealy, with an expansive 38-year tenure at the Department of Navy (DoN), joins TekSynap as Vice President of Operations focusing on fostering and expanding relationships across the DoN and other federal government agencies. Darrell’s career encompasses leadership roles in multi-billion-dollar Information, Communications, and Technology (ICT) government projects worldwide, coupled with a strong security emphasis. Post his naval service, which included over 26 years as a Senior Naval Officer with domestic and international strategic operations management, Darrell transitioned to a significant role as a GS-15 Chief Information Officer (CIO) at Navy Region Southwest (NRSW), where he oversaw ICT operations and Cyber Security programs for the southwestern United States.

Mr. Nealy’s dedication to continuous system support and enhancement improvements is a testimony to his substantial federal government career. With a comprehensive understanding of Information Warfare Concepts, he has a command of tactical, operational, and strategic level ICT solutions and cybersecurity programs. His educational qualifications include a Bachelor of Science in Information Systems and a Master of Information Technology, along with a Level III certification in Defense Acquisition Information Technology and Level II Program Management.

Darrell effortlessly transitions into this pivotal role, infusing TekSynap’s federal liaisons with a wealth of expertise. His formidable academic and professional portfolio, reflected in many certifications, underscores his deep-seated expertise, positioning him as a cornerstone in delivering mission solutions utilizing the best that information technology offers. This meld of seasoned leadership and technical prowess encapsulates TekSynap’s ethos of excellence.

Reflecting on his new role with TekSynap, Darrell shared, “We endeavor to preemptively address our client’s requisites, aiding them in navigating the dynamic tech-scape. Joining TekSynap resonated with my ambition of being part of a forward-thinking cadre committed to exceeding client expectations with tailor-made, leading-edge solutions.” – Darrell Nealy.”