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Mark Stirling: Our Team

Mark Stirling

Director, IT Strategy and Operations Practice

Solves client problems at the intersection of People, Process, and Technology

With over 12 years of technology leadership experience, Mark leads our IT Strategy and Operations practice at SAI.  Mark joined SAI in 2014 and has been solving client problems ever since.  His attention is focused on helping clients to leverage their IT in ways that create, capture, and deliver value across the business.

Prior to joining SAI, Mark served as an Information Professional Officer in the United States Navy.  During his eight years on active duty, he delivered IT services in a variety of dynamic and results oriented environments.  His experience leading the IT department for a Carrier Air Wing in Japan as well as serving on the CIO’s staff at the United States Naval Academy have given him unique insights into how to best attack demanding and complex client challenges.

Mark holds an MBA from the Smith School of Business at the University of Maryland, a BS in Information Sciences and Technology from the Pennsylvania State University, and a graduate certificate in Information Systems and Operations from the US Naval Postgraduate School.