Integrity Technology Consultants (ITC) was founded in 2003 by Rebecca and Kerry Ireland to provide superior engineering and management consulting solutions to the National Security Agency’s SIGINT, Technology, Research, National Threat Operations Center organizations, and the United States Cyber Command (USCC). We passionately create innovative solutions to solve our customers’ most complex challenges with honesty and integrity. We accomplish this with ethical partnerships, quality performance, social justice, and respect for the dignity of all our employees – our greatest asset.
President & Co-Founder
Vice President & Co-Founder
William Lakner, CISSP, ISSEP, PMP
Director Cyber Security
As Director of Cyber Security Engineering for Integrity Technology Consultants (ITC), Mr. Lakner is an accomplished cybersecurity professional with over 30 years of progressive technical experience, building teams, improving customer support, and increasing operational and programmatic effectiveness in demanding and dynamic environments. Mr. Lakner has worked for a wide range of federal and civilian consulting firms providing network engineering, systems development, network security, information assurance, and cyber security solutions. Mr. Lakner has extensive experience briefing senior executives and managers regarding the cybersecurity threat landscape, risks to the organization, and mitigation strategies.
Mr. Lakner has a BS in Computer Information Systems from Regents College and a MBA from University of Maryland, University College.
Robert Muth, PMP, ESEP
Director System Engineering
As Director of Systems Engineering for Integrity Technology Consultants, Mr. Muth holds a BS degree in Electrical Engineering from Lehigh University, and a Master’s Degree in Engineering Management with a concentration in Research and Development from The George Washington University.
Mr. Muth has over thirty-six years of systems engineering, systems architecture, project and program management, communications (IT) engineering, and management experience providing support to the US Military and Intelligence Communities. His system engineering experience spans the range of the system engineering key process activities over the life cycle of several systems. He recently served as lead systems engineer for a $500 million government project, as well as integration engineer for three major government systems. His program, project, and line management experience includes managing several successful technical programs and projects as well as having Profit & Loss responsibility for a $100 million line of business. In addition, his communications engineering experience includes satellite and terrestrial long haul transmission, telecommunication networks, and voice communications systems.
Director, Operations & Strategy
Mr. Stewart holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Drexel University. Following graduation, he spent several years as the Acquisitions Director for Investment Property Advisors, a multi-unit residential property management and investment firm; then as a Senior Mortgage Banker with Infinity Funding, LLC.
Mr. Stewart joined Serco and began his career in the Intelligence Community as a Financial Program Analyst. He rose through the ranks during his 11 years with Serco to become Senior Finance Manager of the National Security Services (NSS) business unit, where he was responsible for the financial management, analysis, and reporting of a $135M profit and loss center. One of his major accomplishments while Senior Finance Manager was implementing initiatives that led to 84% profit margin increases across the NSS business over a three-year period.
Mr. Stewart left Serco to join Integrity Technology Consultants (ITC) where he focuses on operational process improvements, business development, growth, and employee morale initiatives.
Mr. Stewart is an expert in financial and budget analysis as well as negotiations. He lives in New Market, Maryland with his wife Trish and their four children.
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