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Greg Godbout


Formally the Chief Technology Officer (CTO) and U.S. Digital Services Lead at the EPA. Greg was the first Executive Director and Co-Founder of 18F, a 2013 Presidential Innovation Fellow, Day One Accelerator member.

Greg is an entrepreneur and experienced software architect with an extensive background in improving productivity with technology. As owner of the Arlington Cinema & Drafthouse, a unique entertainment and restaurant concept, Greg has driven innovation within the entertainment industry and built a thriving community theater with national recognition. While balancing the responsibilities of business ownership, Greg has also nurtured his technical skills by working as a consultant for Federal agencies and private organizations. His consulting work includes custom software development, social media solutions, and large enterprise applications. Most recently, Greg has helped implement large-enterprise social-software solutions for the Department of Veterans Affairs and the National Archives and Records Administration. He received a degree in Economics with a concentration in Business from St. Mary’s College of Maryland. Greg grew up in Bethesda, MD, and lives in Arlington, VA, with his wife Colleen and daughter Ella.