ORG U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Title BIO Mr. Pirzchalski joined the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) in 1991 and has held various positions in telecommunications and networking operations at VA. He is currently the Director of the Network Design, Planning, and Engineering Service in the Office of Telecommunications Engineering and Design within the Office of Information and Technology. He oversees the planning, design and engineering of the network infrastructure which supports enterprise-level telecommunications services for the Department. Mr. Pirzchalski has also been serving as the IPv6 Transition Program Manager since 2005, coordinating the Department''s efforts to meet OMB''s June 2008 mandate. His program is frequently touted as the technical leader on IPv6 transition in the Federal sector and he frequently shares his insight and experiences with other leaders and agencies. Prior to joining Veterans Affairs, Mr. Pirzchalski worked in the banking industry. He holds an M.S. in M.I.S. from the University of Baltimore and a B.S. in Economics from the University of Maryland. He is also a member of the telecommunications association ITPA.
- Fall 2009 Internet2 Member Meeting
- Spring 2009 Internet2 Member Meeting