Booz Allen Commercial delivers advanced cyber defenses to the Fortune 500 and Global 2000. We are technical practitioners and cyber-focused management consultants with unparalleled experience – we know how cyber-attacks happen and how to defend against them.
Our strategy and technology consultants have empowered our international clients with the knowledge and experience they need to build their own local resources and capabilities.
In facing challenges of modernization, our Middle East and North Africa clients have complex requirements that benefit from our proven experience in guiding major programs and projects for governments and private-sector organizations. The services we offer in UAE, Qatar, Egypt, Turkey, Kuwait, Morocco, Jordan, and other regional countries build on our consulting legacy.
Our clients call upon us to work on their hardest problems—delivering effective health care, protecting warfighters and their families, keeping our national infrastructure secure, bringing into focus the traditional boundaries between consumer products and manufacturing as those boundaries blur.
Booz Allen was founded on the notion that we could help companies succeed by bringing them expert, candid advice and an outside perspective on their business. The analysis and perspective generated by that talent can be found in the case studies and thought leadership produced by our people.
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Our 22,600 engineers, scientists, software developers, technologists, and consultants live to solve problems that matter. We’re proud of the diversity throughout our organization, from our most junior ranks to our board of directors and leadership team.
Booz Allen takes pride in a culture that encourages and rewards the many dimensions of leadership—innovative thinking, active collaboration, and personal service. We’re particularly proud of the diversity of our Leadership Team and Board of Directors, among the most diverse in corporate America today.
Melody Barnes joined Booz Allen’s board in 2015. She is currently a senior fellow and Compton Visiting Professor in World Politics in the Miller Center at the University of Virginia and a distinguished fellow in the School of Law. She formerly served President Barack Obama as an assistant to the president and as the director of the Domestic Policy Council, which coordinates the domestic policy-making process in the White House. She is also co-founder and principal of MBSquared Solutions LLC, a domestic policy strategy firm, chair of the Aspen Institute Forum for Community Solutions and a director at Ventas Inc., a real estate investment trust.
Before serving in the White House, Melody was the senior domestic policy advisor to President Barack Obama’s campaign. From 2005 to 2008, Melody was the executive vice president for policy at the Center for American Progress, where she had previously been a senior fellow from 2003 to 2005. She also served as chief counsel to U.S. Sen. Edward M. Kennedy on the Senate Judiciary Committee from 1998 to 2003, and as his general counsel from 1995 to 1998.
Melody received her B.A. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and received her J.D. from the University of Michigan. She is a member of the Compensation Committee and the Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee.