Susan Gordon

Sue Gordon nominated to be principal deputy director of national intelligence


Gordon is currently the Deputy Director of the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.

Could data be a challenge reward? Intelligence agency official says it’s worth exploring


Using challenges or competitions to bring non-traditional companies into the fold is now a somewhat familiar tool for the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, but its deputy director said Monday the agency is starting to think about how to use its vast quantities of data to drive them.

National security depends on agile acquisition – NGA official


Agile contracting not only reduces the risk that a project will go awry, it also can bolster national security, one intelligence official wrote. Susan Gordon, deputy director of the National Geospatial Intelligence Agency, penned an open letter to her workforce in which she challenges the NGA acquisition community to make acquisition faster, more flexible and more efficient to outpace enemies of the state.