Chief Information Officer (CIO)

Montana's new CIO wants to add data officer, focus on customers

by • 2 weeks ago

Kevin Gilbertson, a former vice president at a cloud implementation firm, told StateScoop he also plans to build on Montana's recent IT modernization work.

Montana Gov. Gianforte names new CIO

by • 3 weeks ago

Kevin Gilbertson, a former executive at a regional cloud services firm, will be the state's new IT chief, succeeding Tim Bottenfield, who retired last year.

How did the pandemic affect states' IT modernization efforts?

by • 3 weeks ago

The CIOs of Nebraska and Ohio said their success in weathering the pandemic was largely thanks to preparation and good governance.

Nevada CIO says state's IT is 8 years behind others'

by • 1 month ago

Alan Cunningham, who joined the state government last summer, said a federated environment and inflexible IT funding model is stunting its performance.

Washington Gov. Inslee names acting technology director

by • 1 month ago

Mark Quimby, deputy director for technology and operations at Washington Technology Solutions, will serve as the IT bureau's acting director.

Utah Gov. Cox appoints Oracle executive as CIO

by • 1 month ago

Alan Fuller, who's spent the past 16 years leading projects at Oracle, will head the Utah Department of Technology Services.

Los Angeles should 'thrive' in pandemic recovery, CIO says

by • 2 months ago

Los Angeles vastly expanded its digital service offerings last year, but 2021 presents a crucial opportunity to continue that trend, city CIO Ted Ross said.

Washington CIO Jim Weaver to become North Carolina CIO

by • 2 months ago

Jim Weaver will soon head to North Carolina to take his third role as a statewide c-level technology leader.

NASCIO shakes up leadership ranks after recent CIO departures

by • 3 months ago

Maryland CIO Michael Leahy was named vice president of the group and Tennessee's Stephanie Dedmon was selected as its new secretary-treasurer.