CATHEXIS Names Catherine Dussek as Senior Vice President and CAO

CATHEXIS, a leading management consulting company that delivers innovative performance improvement solutions and services to leading federal government and industry clients, named Ms. Catherine Dussek Senior Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer (CAO). As CAO, Ms. Dussek will lead all administrative aspects of the company, ensuring human resources, recruiting, contracts, technology, and finance are integrated and operating optimally.

Dussek brings extensive and proven government contracting leadership to CATHEXIS, with nearly 20 years of experience leading organizations to achieve their mission objectives. Before joining CATHEXIS, Dussek served in senior leadership roles at SRA, CSRA, and General Dynamics Information Technology, leading her organizations’ administrative optimization throughout and following merger and acquisition activities. Dussek is known for her collaborative nature, passion for culture and people, and solving complex business issues to drive efficiency and successful delivery.

"Cate’s background and expertise are the perfect addition to the CATHEXIS team,” said Shawn Gundrum, CATHEXIS President and Chief Executive Officer. “We pride ourselves on helping our clients rise above the chaos of their everyday to achieve their missions, and Cate will help do the same for the CATHEXIS team itself. She is keenly focused on ensuring that our team members have the stable administrative foundation they need to help our clients excel.”

Ms. Dussek’s professional certifications include a Certified Federal Contract Manager (CFCM), and she earned her Bachelor of Business Administration in International Business from James Madison University.


Falls Church, Virginia-based CATHEXIS Corporation is a management consulting company that empowers government leaders to rise above the complexity of their day and focus on meeting their mission objectives, blending the responsiveness, flexibility, and agility of a small business with top-tier rigor, processes, and quality standards. CATHEXIS elevates its clients' abilities to keep pace with a dynamic federal marketplace. The service-disabled veteran-owned small business is focused on enhancing the services it delivers to its federal clients over the next five years.

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