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Mark Fox

Manager for Defense Mission Programs

Amazon Web Services

Mark Fox is the Senior Manager for Defense Mission Programs for Amazon Web Services (AWS). He joined AWS in 2011 as the founding member of the AWS Public Sector DoD organization and is currently responsible for the strategy, sales support, business development and relationships in support of DoD Mission Programs with our Defense Agencies and Partners.

Prior to Amazon, Mark served in various leadership roles across multiple IT disciplines to include: Physical Security (Sensormatic/ADT Security), Product Development (Parametric Technology Corporation/PTC), Business Intelligence/Analytics (Business Objects/SAP), AIS Systems (Savi Technology/Lockheed Martin) and now Commercial Cloud Computing with AWS. Mark is a 2017 Federal Computing Weekly (FCW) Federal 100 award recipient which recognizes government and industry leaders who have played pivotal roles in the federal government IT community.

Mark is a graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy, and qualified as a Naval Surface Warfare Officer afloat during Operations Desert Shield and Storm aboard USS Gallery (FFG-26) and then served as an Instructor at the Naval Academy before joining industry. He lives in Loudoun County, VA with his wife and four daughters. He is an active supporter of many Veteran’s charities, transition programs and has coached youth sports for over 20 years.

Mark Fox
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