Terry Yarbrough

Terry D. Yarbrough is the Owner and President of Advanced Program Analytics, LLC, a technology management consulting firm headquartered in Northern Virginia.

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A retired United States Naval Officer, he has served in multiple operational units and platforms around the world. He has greater than 25 years of Department of Defense (DoD) and Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Acquisition, Finance and Logistics experience on Acquisition Category I/II/III and Major Automated Information Systems (MAIS) programs. He has served on the Board of Governors for the National Military Families Association, a Not-For-Profit organization that is the voice of military families. He maintains a passion for Veterans and their families. 

As the President of APA, his vision for the firm has aligned support to major DoD Navy programs and Veterans Affairs. Prior to starting his firm, he worked as a major Information Technology Program Manager (IT PM) supporting DoD/VA’s efforts to modernize the Military Health System (MHS) electronic health records (EHR) and achieve the goals of establishing seamless medical data sharing between DoD, the Department of Veterans Affairs, and the private sector. As a major IT PM, he supported the implementation of technology solutions for the Office of Technology Solutions - Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services which enabled Enterprise development and integration of programs to support agency-wide operations, Information technology (IT) governance and enterprise technology management, business and IT transformation, large scale data, enterprise shared services, enterprise cloud strategy, and risk based security strategies. Considered an expert in the field of organization Metrics development, analysis and reporting, he has provided critical support to the Office of the Secretary of Defense (OSD) / Acquisition, Technology and Logistics (AT&L) / Director, Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense (DASD) / Director, Systems Engineering, (D, SE) where he developed and managed a process for improving the development and reporting of major acquisition program’s systems engineering Metrics data.  

He has earned degrees from Georgetown University (MPS – Technology Management), Washington, DC | Troy University (MPA – Healthcare Administration), Troy, AL | Southern Illinois University at Carbondale (BS – Healthcare Management), Carbondale, IL | Shelby State Community College (A.S. – Cum Laude), Memphis, TN. He holds the following certifications: Project Management Professional (PMP) | PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP) | Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITILv3).