Nekeia J. Butler

Ms. Nekeia J. Butler
Executive Secretary

Ms. Butler is the Executive Secretary for the Networking and Information Technology Research and Development (NITRD) National Coordination Office (NCO). She serves as the administrative liaison for the NITRD Subcommittee of the National Science and Technology Council (NSTC). As the Executive Secretary, she provides high-level executive support to the Federal agency members of the NITRD Program and high-ranking government officials. She is also responsible for meeting preparation, meeting notes preparation, and posting approved meeting notes to the OMB MAX Portal (i.e. MAX Federal Community website). She maintains an accurate and current record of the Federal agency representatives of the NITRD Subcommittee, manages all action items and reminders, keeps the MAX Federal Community page accurate and up to date, submits NITRD Subcommittee and Interagency Working Group (IWG) documents and reports for parent committee clearance and tracks status, and provides correspondence on behalf of the NCO Director and Deputy Director to the Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP), Office of Management and Budget (OMB), Congressional Staffers, and the National Science Foundation (NSF) Computer and Information Science and Engineering (CISE) Directorate for matters relating to the NITRD Program. Ms. Butler provides writing and editorial support for the annual NITRD Supplement to the President’s Budget and various other non-technical documents, reports, and memorandums. In addition, she provides subject matter expertise on government travel policies and regulations, and FACA.

Ms. Butler received her B.S. in Biology from Norfolk State University.