Our Drive to perform begins at the top

Behind every decision we make for our company is a steadfast commitment to execute flawlessly every time. It’s a promise kept at all levels of the organization, and championed at the very highest.

Leading us forward

Our seasoned leadership team combines long experience, deep expertise and a vision that’s focused sharply on the world ahead.

Patrick Neven

Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board, M.A. Federal, Inc dba iGov

Patrick Neven

Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board, M.A. Federal, Inc dba iGov

Patrick Neven sits at the helm of iGov as it is poised to expand its customer base and maintain an efficient and lean business profile. He founded iGov in 1996 to offer government agencies worldwide manageable and cost-effective IT services and solutions. iGov has since evolved into a company that can meet the entire range of tactical and enterprise IT needs of Federal agencies. His entrepreneurial skills are well-recognized in the government IT market. He possesses strong creativity as an executive leader and inspires confidence and camaraderie with his intuitive team-building skills.

Prior to founding iGov, Mr. Neven held several key marketing and managerial positions with prominent IT government contractors. Most recently, he was the Director of Federal Sales for Innova Communications and Vice President of Sales and Marketing for BDS, Inc.

Mr. Neven was educated in North America and Europe, graduating from Saint Ambrose in England.

Mike Tyrrell

President and Chief Operating Officer, M.A. Federal, Inc dba iGov

Mike Tyrrell joined iGov in 2005 as Chief Financial Officer from Tatum LLC and was promoted to President & COO in December 2006. With over 25 years of professional experience, he provides iGov with corporate, investment, & financial management; strategic planning expertise; and value creation experience. Previously, he served as a highly successful senior executive for several Washington, DC, area IT companies, including In-Q-Tel, Inc., KTI Network Solutions, and QuesTech, Inc.

Mr. Tyrrell holds an MBA in finance from George Mason University, a master’s degree in telecommunications from Syracuse University, and a bachelor of accounting degree from the University of Scranton. He is also a Wharton Fellow at the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton Business School for continuing executive education. In addition, he holds a CPA license from the State of Virginia.

Mark Valentine

Chief Financial Officer (CFO), M.A. Federal, Inc dba iGov

Mark Valentine is a seasoned professional with over 25 years of finance and accounting experience with both private and public federal government contractors in the information technology and services industries. Since 2006, he has served as Financial Controller of various organizations and joined iGov in 2010 in that capacity. He was promoted to Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of iGov in 2018.

As CFO, Mr. Valentine is responsible for all the company’s financial, accounting, and procurement operations. This includes executive-level reviews of the company’s business and pricing strategies, internal control of all company accounting and financial reporting functions, management of the company’s treasury and credit facilities, and federal contracting compliance.

Mr. Valentine holds a master of science degree in finance from Loyola University Maryland and a bachelor of science degree in business administration from Towson University. He also is a Certified Public Accountant, licensed in the state of Maryland.

Chuck Reiche

Director and President, iGov Technologies Inc. // Senior Vice President, Corporate Business Development, M.A. Federal dba iGov

Chuck Reiche joined iGov in 2010 as the Program Manager for the Tactical Collaborative Work Suite (TCWS) program – also serving as the Department of Homeland Security, Joint Special Operations Command, and Marine Corps account manager – and was directly responsible for contract performance, business development, and capture across a diverse portfolio. In his present position, he leads and manages corporate business development and capture operations.

Steve Carlton

Vice President, Secretary, & Treasurer, iGov Technologies, Inc // Vice President, Program Management Office, M.A. Federal, Inc dba iGov

As Vice President of the Program Management Office, Stephen Carlton is responsible for the overall successful execution of a portfolio of customer and internal projects with focus of meeting and exceeding cost, schedule, and performance requirements. He has more than 30 years of experience in program management, engineering/analysis, and systems integration. He joined iGov in 2015 as Senior Capture Director and assumed his current position in 2017.

Tom Walsh

Senior Vice President of Contracts, M.A. Federal, Inc dba iGov

As Vice President of Contracts, Tom Walsh is responsible for the management and execution of all iGov contracts, subcontracts, and partner agreements. He has more than 20 years of experience in program management, logistics, and contract management. He joined iGov in 2001 as Senior Program Manager and assumed his current position in 2005.

Prior to joining iGov, he served as a program manager with Government Technology Services, Inc. (GTSI), where he managed several large contracts, including a $400 million-plus U.S. Army contract offering workstations, servers, notebooks, printers & peripherals, and technical services. He also held program and project management positions with Pulsar Data Systems and Falcon Microsystems and was a distribution manager with INMAC.

​Mr. Walsh has a bachelor of science degree in marketing from the University of Maryland and is a Certified Federal Contracts Manager (CFMC) from the National Contracts Management Association.

Debbie Sutton

Vice President of Human Resources, M.A. Federal, Inc dba iGov

Debbie Sutton joined iGov in November 2020 as Vice President of Human Resources. Ms. Sutton is responsible for advising Senior Management and leading the Human Resources team to administer company benefits, lead strategic hiring and ensure iGov policies and practices meet all legal and ethical standards. Ms. Sutton will lead the overall management, strategic planning, and execution of iGov’s HR initiatives to ensure alignment with the business objectives and iGov’s Corporate Strategic Plan.

Ms. Sutton earned a Masters’ Degree in Human Resource Management/Industrial & Organizational Development from Marymount University and has over 25 years of experience. Deborah joins iGov after previously serving as an Executive HR Consultant for various organizations. ​