chief privacy officer

State privacy officers look for ‘blind spots’ in IT projects

by • 6 days ago

On the Priorities podcast, Washington state Chief Privacy Officer Katy Ruckle says the role helps the state’s IT agency deliver on goals, as well as protecting data.

21 states now have chief privacy officers, with more on the way

by • 3 weeks ago

A NASCIO report found the role of chief privacy officers has grown considerably since 2019, though many hurdles remain.

North Carolina hires first chief privacy officer

by • 7 months ago

Cherie Givens, an attorney and federal contractor, will be responsible for developing a statewide data-privacy program, officials said.

Utah auditor names statewide chief privacy officer

by • 8 months ago

Whitney Phillips, the Utah education board's privacy chief, was named to head one of two new privacy roles created this year.

Maryland appoints first chief data and privacy officers

by • 8 months ago

The two new officials in Gov. Larry Hogan's office are responsible for updating and implementing statewide policies and leading interagency working groups.

Maryland will hire data and privacy officers, Gov. Hogan says

by • 11 months ago

Gov. Larry Hogan also said the state will get guidance on data security from a "senior-level" National Security Agency analyst.

Utah names first government operations privacy officer

by • 12 months ago

Christopher Bramwell, formerly a privacy director of the state’s human services department, must find new ways to protects residents' private data.

How Indiana's data-privacy policies prepared the state for COVID-19

by • 2 years ago

Indiana Chief Privacy Officer Ted Cotterill said several years of transforming the state's culture of enterprise data-sharing paid off during the health crisis.

Washington state's privacy act faces moment of truth

by • 2 years ago

After clear passage through the state Senate, it's up to members of the state House to decide whether the bill provides the right data-privacy protections to consumers.