|Three SRA Employees Receive Women of Color Government and Defense Technology Awards|
FAIRFAX, Va., July 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- SRA International, Inc. (NYSE: SRX) announced today that three of its employees -- Marjorie Davis, Victoria Nguyen, and Dr. Mila Ramos-Santacruz -- have received Women of Color Government and Defense Technology Awards naming them top industry leaders. The awards recognize distinguished women making major contributions in the fields of math, engineering, science, and information technology. The winners will be honored at the second annual Women of Color Government and Defense Technology Awards Conference held in Washington, D.C., July 18 and 19. The awards program and conference is sponsored by Career Communications Group, Inc., publisher of U.S. Black Engineer & Information Technology and Hispanic Engineer & Information Technology magazines.
Marjorie Davis, Director of Operations for the company's Command and Control, Communications, and Intelligence (C3I) business unit, was recognized for managerial leadership. In her current role, Davis manages all aspects of operations for the business unit, including personnel management for 300 people, operational oversight of over 80 technical projects, and development and implementation of internal processes. She has held other diverse leadership and management positions since joining SRA in 1990.
Victoria Nguyen, technical lead on a major project for the Internal Revenue Service, was named in the new media category. Throughout her career at SRA, Nguyen has excelled in roles that include software testing lead engineer, senior systems engineer, and technical team lead. She also serves as an active mentor for other technical team members at SRA.
Dr. Mila Ramos-Santacruz was selected for a special recognition technology award. She is an internationally recognized expert in computational linguistics and has been a leader in the company's research and development efforts since 1995. Ramos-Santacruz received a Women of Color "rising star" award in 2001.
"These women exemplify the SRA commitment to honesty and service, quality work and customer satisfaction, and caring for people," said SRA President and CEO Ernst Volgenau. "The awards serve not only to highlight their exemplary achievements, but also to provide a larger forum for their talents to serve as an inspiration to other women of color."
About SRA International, Inc.
SRA is a leading provider of information technology services and solutions -- including strategic consulting; systems design, development, and integration; and outsourcing and operations management -- to clients in national security, health care and public health, and civil government markets. The Company also delivers business solutions for text and data mining, contingency and disaster response planning, information assurance, and enterprise systems management. SRA recently acquired the Marasco Newton Group Ltd. (http://www.marasconewton.com ), an environmental and management consulting services firm serving federal government agencies, several state and local governments, and private industry.
Fortune(R) magazine has chosen SRA as one of the "100 Best Companies to Work For in America" for three consecutive years. The Company's 2,100 employees serve clients from its headquarters in Fairfax, Virginia, and offices across the country. For additional information on SRA, please visit http://www.sra.com .
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