Chief Information Officer (CIO)

NASCIO fireside chat 2024
Tennessee Chief Information Officer Stephanie Dedmon (left) moderates a fireside chat between Indiana CIO Tracy Barnes (center) and Texas CIO Amanda Crawford (right) at the midyear conference for the National Association of State Chief Information Officers in National Harbor, Maryland, on April 30, 2024. (Colin Wood / Scoop News Group)

Partnerships, collaboration at forefront for state CIOs post-pandemic

Collaboration is an increasingly important part of the state chief information officer's role since the health crisis underscored the utility of information technology, CIOs said at a…
Jim Pillen
Nebraska Gov. Jim Pillen speaks during a statue dedication ceremony for US writer and novelist Willa Cather, in Statuary Hall of the US Capitol in Washington, D.C., on June 7, 2023. (Jim Watson / AFP via Getty Images)

Nebraska governor selects university tech chief as new CIO

Nebraska's new chief information officer is Matthew McCarville, who most recently served as the CIO for the University of Colorado.
Wyoming Gov. Mark Gordon
Wyoming Gov. Mark Gordon thanks speaks at an event at the State Capitol in Cheyenne, Wyoming on Dec. 14, 2020. (U.S. Air National Guard / Jacqueline Marshall)

Wyoming interim CIO Sheehan resigns, CISO named new CIO

Wyoming interim Chief Information Officer Timothy Sheehan announced his departure from state government. State Chief Information Security Officer Aaron Roberts is his replacement.