Local IT Leader of the Year
Michael Hicks is the chief information officer of College Park, Georgia. Hicks has made major improvements to the quality of the IT infrastructure, and believes that the city’s IT department should no longer be considered or seen as a break/fix shop. Hicks makes sure that IT is represented in every aspect of the city’s core values. He has also embraced SaaS solutions in the city’s technology strategy and implemented smart city initiatives.