About ICF

Andrew LaVanway

Senior Vice President and Division Leader, Disaster Management
Andrew is an expert in disaster management with more than 25 years of experience.

Andrew concurrently manages over two dozen response and recovery programs throughout the continental United States and the Caribbean Basin. Since joining us in 2015, he has led $150 million complex business units in multiple markets and at every level of government. He brings with him extensive experience, leading large, multi-year programs in the public sector and regulated industries.

Previously, Andrew led a boutique government, transportation, and healthcare public affairs firm in the D.C. Metro area. He also worked as an associate staff member for the U.S. House Appropriations Committee (Subcommittee on Defense), as legislative director for former U.S. Rep. Jay Dickey (R-Ark.), and as a senior legislative assistant for former U.S. Rep. Curt Weldon (R-Pa.).

Andrew is an active angel investor, former chairman of the Alexandria Public Health Advisory Commission, a certified firefighter, and a nationally registered EMT.

  • Six Sigma and Lean Six Sigma, Purdue University
  • MBA, Georgetown University
  • B.A., Gettysburg College
  • LaVanway, Andrew. (2017).“It’s Time Agencies Rethink The Citizen. NextGov.
  • LaVanway, Andrew. (2016). Getting Your Transition Story Straight. NextGov.
  • LaVanway, Andrew. (2015). Why Chief Data Officers Should Really Be Chief Digital Officers., NextGov.
  • LaVanway, Andrew (2014). Rock Your First Job: A Manual For Winning At Work. GPAC Studies.