Tags Chief Information Officer (CIO)

Montgomery County, Md., hires new CIO as longstanding IT chief retires

by • 2 weeks ago

Gail Roper, a former CIO of Raleigh, N.C., will replace Sonny Segal, the Washington suburb's CIO since 2012, who is retiring after a 40-year career in tech.

Workforce committee pushes new training, recruitment strategies in Tennessee

by • 3 weeks ago

In K-12 and the state government itself, officials are rethinking how they prepare workers for emerging technical jobs.

Mississippi state government doesn’t have cybersecurity roles — yet

by • 3 weeks ago

Mississippi CIO Craig Orgeron says the state is currently revamping its IT job classifications to match the modern technology landscape.

Indiana technology office names interim leadership

by • 4 weeks ago

Robert Paglia, Indiana Office of Technology's chief administrative officer, has also been serving as interim CIO since the November departure of Dewand Neely.

States should ‘rethink, reorganize’ digital services, says Delaware CIO

by • 4 weeks ago

Providing citizens excellent digital services starts with consolidating technology assets behind the scenes, says Delaware CIO James Collins.

How Texas responded to a massive ransomware attack in ‘record time'

by • 1 month ago

It was through years of preparation and policymaking, Texas CIO Todd Kimbriel tells StateScoop.

Vermont to start using blockchain for cannabis tracking

by • 1 month ago

Since decriminalizing the drug in 2018, state CIO John Quinn says interest in growing licenses has skyrocketed.

New Kentucky governor to nominate logistics executive as state's CIO

by • 1 month ago

Gov.-elect Andy Beshear selected Ruth Day, a vice president at the shipping logistics company Landstar Systems, to replace outgoing CIO Chuck Grindle.

Louisiana CIO shares ransomware's silver lining

by • 1 month ago

Though disruptive, ransomware in Louisiana connected state and education officials and matured the state's cybersecurity posture.