President and CEO


Christopher “Chris” Clark is the President and CEO for Subsidium. He is a senior operating and management executive with over forty years of achievement in challenging Federal, Military and Private Sector leadership roles. For the past year he served as Subsidium’s Chief Operating Officer prior to that he managed and led large DHS and NGB programs. Chris has served as the Vice President, Operations and as Program Manager for the TABSS contract at Zantech IT Services; the Senior Vice President for the DHS and DoD portfolio at Tysmmetry, Inc.; and as Director of Homeland Security Initiatives for Alutiiq, LLC.

Mr. Clark joined the private sector in November 2007 after serving his country in various leadership capacities. He spent five years working for the newly-created Department of Homeland Security where he was the Chief Staff Officer for Operations in the Transportation Security Agency (TSA); the Deputy Chief of Staff in the Border and Transportation Security Directorate (BTS); the Chief of Staff to Commissioner Robert Bonner and Acting Commissioner Debbie Spero at U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP); and in his last position, Deputy Chief of Staff at U.S. Customs and Border Protection under Commissioner Ralph Basham.

Mr. Clark is a 26 year veteran of the United States Coast Guard (USCG), having retired after serving in numerous command and leadership capacities. He is a combat veteran of Desert Storm; having led boarding teams in both the Persian Gulf and the Red Sea enforcing the embargo against the Saddam Hussein- led Iraqi government. Mr. Clark has extensive experience in operations, law enforcement, homeland security, search and rescue, command and control, training and Program Management. Chris can be reached at chris.clark@subsidium.us.