Our Leadership

Susan M. Kidd


Susan M. Kidd is the founder and Chief Executive Officer of DRT Strategies, Inc.  Ms. Kidd has more than 25 years of professional consulting experience over a diverse set of industries including Federal and State government agencies, as well as commercial clients within the Transportation, Health Care, Manufacturing, and Financial industries. 

As CEO of DRT Strategies, Ms. Kidd had led the company's significant growth landing DRT on the Inc. 500|5000 list of the fastest-growing private companies in America for its seventh consecutive year.  Additionally, DRT has been honored with the Stevie Awards for Women in Business for “Fastest-Growing Company of the Year” and “Employer of the Year.”   

Ms. Kidd has been featured as a Brava! Award winner, honoring the 25 top female CEOs by SmartCEO magazine and CRN Channel named her as one of the "Top 5 Female Executives" of their Fast Growth 100.  She has also been recognized as one of the "Fifty Influential Entrepreneurs in Business" by the Minority Enterprise Executive Council.

Ms. Kidd holds a Master’s degree in Business with a Management concentration from Johns Hopkins University and a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science with a minor in Mathematics from the University of Maryland.  

Michael Duffy


As the Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer for DRT Strategies, Inc., Michael Duffy leads DRT’s strategic corporate development including solution concepts and internal processes leveraging his expertise in information technology management. 

Prior to joining DRT Strategies, Mr. Duffy served for 23 years in the Federal civil service, with over a decade in the Senior Executive Service.  From 2007-2010, Mr. Duffy served as the Deputy Assistant Secretary and Chief Information Officer (CIO) for the U.S. Department of the Treasury. Prior to his appointment as CIO at the Treasury, Mr. Duffy served for 15 years at the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) where he developed the Department’s law enforcement information sharing strategy, managed DOJ’s tactical wireless communications system, and led Department-wide telecommunications services and information management and IT security programs. 

In the course of his Federal executive career, Mr. Duffy earned several awards for meritorious service.  Mr. Duffy joined the Federal service in 1987 as a Presidential Management Intern at the Department of Health and Human Services. 

Mr. Duffy earned a Master's degree in Public Administration from the University of Massachusetts and a Bachelor of Arts degree from Bowdoin College.