July 30, 2020: Verizon has selected Jennifer Chronis to lead its Federal Business. Chronis is a retired Army Lieutenant Colonel who served over 20 years total active and reserve duty. She joined IBM in 2006, eventually becoming vice president for Department of Defense accounts. She accepted a similar role with Amazon in 2016, serving as General Manager for Amazon Web Services’ business with the DOD. Chronis succeeds Michael Maiorana in her new role and reports to Andres Irlando, President of Verizon Public Sector.