As Product Manager for Rackspace’s Government Solutions (RGS), Lorenzo D. Winfrey is responsible for multiple areas including product vision and strategy, roadmap development, and branding for the RGS portfolio. Lorenzo’s leadership objective is to ensure all our solutions have a customer focus and are built to the highest quality while aggressively pursuing integration of new value added technology.
Prior to joining Rackspace in April 2019, Lorenzo was Chief of Architecture and Standards for the Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA) where he managed a portfolio of over $50 million in annual operating budget. Lorenzo’s extensive career in information technology includes leading DIA’s AWS Cloud Broker Team, managing the operations of the Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager enterprise solution, and pioneering the development and deployment of the agency’s first cloud native, web based application to track near real time cloud spend, utilization and schedule.
While serving at DIA, Lorenzo was awarded the Award for Exceptional Civilian Service, the agency's highest civilian award, which recognizes excellence, initiative and outstanding contributions over a period of several years.
Lorenzo brings to Rackspace a compelling combination of technical expertise and strategic leadership experience. He firmly believes that leadership is a discipline that should be studied and practiced. Lorenzo has become known for sharing his reading lists with all who will listen. He enjoys creating content, reading and the occasional video game.
Hailing from Augusta, Georgia, Lorenzo now lives in Waldorf, Maryland with his family. He holds a Bachelor’s of Science from Claflin University. Lorenzo is based in the company’s Reston, Virginia office.