Board of Directors

John Sankovich

John Sankovich is President at SMX, a private equity backed high growth company, leading the digital transformation, data, and cloud business. John helped secure SMX’s position in the 2022 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Cloud Transformation Services. In 2021, Washington Executive named John the Cloud Industry Executive of
the Year and a Top 20 Cloud Executives to Watch. In 2022, Potomac Officers Club named John a Top 5 Cloud Executives to Watch. SMX supports both public sector and commercial customers with the value proposition of driving commercial innovation into government and high security compliance into private sector. As a leader in digital transformation, SMX maintains global Premier partnership status with AWS, Microsoft, and Google as both a consulting and software technology solution

With more than 25 years of experience across commercial and public sector markets, at SMX John leads a team helping clients to achieve mission success and accelerate positive impacts. John has led SMX’s continued focus on highly secure compliant cloud platforms to include AWS, Microsoft, and Google managed service and security provider solutions based on SMX’s globally recognized and accredited cloud management technology platform.

John received his Master of Science in Systems Engineering from the University of Pittsburgh, his MBA in Finance from the University of Pittsburgh Katz Graduate School of Business, and his Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering from Purdue University. His passions include mentoring team members and others seeking career and professional development guidance. A resident of Arlington, Virginia, John is active in many community initiatives and committed to
the growth of the technology community within Northern Virginia.