Christina Monaco

Chief Ventures Officer

National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency

Christina Monaco joined the National GeospatialIntelligence Agency (NGA) in April 2013 and since October 2017 has served as NGA’s Chief Ventures Officer. In this role, she coordinates NGA’s innovation initiatives with agency stakeholders, government partners, industry, and academia. By focusing on innovation, incubation, and the adoption of new ventures, she facilitates the creation of unique combinations of people, process, and technology to sustain NGA’s competitive advantage. She also leads NGA’s acquisition innovation efforts, strategy, and manages relationships with the commercial sector.