chief privacy officer

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

by • 3 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 • 3 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 • 1 year 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.

Washington state takes another run at its own consumer privacy act

by • 2 years 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 • 2 years 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 • 2 years 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 • 3 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 • 3 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.