chief privacy officer

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

by • 2 weeks 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 • 8 months 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.

Washington state takes another run at its own consumer privacy act

by • 10 months ago

Katy Ruckle, who started as Washington's chief privacy officer this year, says she's hopeful lawmakers can pass a privacy bill as strong as California's.

New Jersey's chief data and privacy officer steps down

by • 1 year ago

Carrie Parikh, who also held the role of chief operating officer, has stepped down and her duties have been split among other state technology officials.

In New Jersey, data privacy starts with basic education

by • 1 year ago

The state’s chief data and privacy officer says she’s doing a lot with privacy, but keeping data private starts with educating staff on the fundamentals.

NASCIO offers states 3 tips for improving privacy policy

by • 2 years ago

Chief privacy officers need proper authority, positioning and funding to be most effective, the group's researchers found.

Arkansas hires its first chief privacy officer

by • 2 years ago

Jennifer Davis, an attorney and former software developer, says she hopes to support data efforts and build trust with citizens so they'll feel comfortable using state services.

New York City appoints its first chief privacy officer

by • 3 years ago

Laura Negrón, who served in a similar role in the mayor's operations office, will broaden her practice of protecting resident data to the entire city.

South Carolina officials discuss privacy as deadline to set security controls nears

by • 5 years ago

CISO Marcos Vieyra and CPO Theodora Wills detailed their efforts to bolster data security in the state following a massive breach in 2012.