Vice President, North America Public Sector
In his role he works with the US Federal Government, State and Local Government, Higher Education and Research Universities in service to their enterprise goals, ushering in the era of Artificial Intelligence. Over time his teams have delivered more than $15B in revenue in service to the Public-Sector marketspace.
Prior to NVIDIA, he was Vice President, Global Defense, AT&T Business Solutions where he was responsible for delivering integrated solutions that drive innovation, modernize networks, provide advanced cyber capabilities and mobilize the warfighter.
Before joining AT&T, Robbins was Vice President of Federal at Brocade where he led sales, engineering and the partner ecosystem in support of defense, civilian and intelligence agencies as well as systems integrators.
Previously, Robbins held numerous leadership positions including Senior Vice President of North America Public Sector at Oracle; Vice President, Federal at Sun Microsystems, Inc., and Senior Vice President of Worldwide Sales and President of SGI Federal at Silicon Graphics, Inc. (SGI).
Robbins was recently awarded the AFCEA International Leadership Award – Mid-Atlantic for his work on the AFCEA-DC Board of Directors. Executive Mosaic recognized Robbins for his network modernization vision by inducting him into the 2016 Wash100, their annual selection of influential leaders. In 2017 and 2015, he was selected as a FedScoop 50 Industry Leadership Award Winner. Robbins was recognized as a Federal 100 Award Winner in 2013. Currently, he sits on both the AFCEA-DC and USO Metropolitan Washington-Baltimore Board of Directors.
Robbins has a B.S. from Jacksonville State University in Alabama. In 1998, he was awarded the JSU Alumnus of the Year.