Brett McMillen

Brett McMillen
General Manager, Civilian Government
Amazon Web Services

Brett joined Amazon Web Services (AWS) in May 2011 and is a General Manager on the Amazon Web Services Public Sector Team. He oversees customer relationships with the U.S. Federal Civilian Government and the Defense Health Agency.

Prior to AWS, Brett spent six years in sales and sales leadership positions at Qwest Communications in the U.S. Federal Government business. Most recently, Brett was leading Qwest’s Federal Government Healthcare strategy. Prior to joining Qwest, he helped create and manage sales for Telverse, a wholesale VoIP start-up which was successfully sold to Level 3 Communications. He started his career as an engineer in the telecommunications industry shortly after the break-up of the Bell System. He has worked with both the large established telecommunications companies and multiple competitive start-ups

Brett graduated from Albright College in Reading, PA with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology.

Recent Events and Presentations

March 8, 2017

In a new report, ITIF evaluates nearly 300 of the most popular federal websites, ranks them across a variety of metrics including performance, security, design, and makes recommendations for how the federal government can improve. Join ITIF for a presentation of the report’s findings as well as a panel discussion on how the new administration can improve the federal digital services.