Chief Technology Officer (CTO)
New York's mayor is consolidating city's tech into one agency
New York Mayor Eric Adams issued an executive order reorganizing several tech-focused agencies into a single office, which the city's new CTO will lead.
New York City highlights 2021 technology achievements
Advances in digital services, universal broadband, emerging technologies and inclusive innovation topped a new report.
New York City CTO John Paul Farmer announces exit
Mayor-elect Eric Adams has said that NYPD CIO Matt Fraser will succeed Farmer, who was appointed by Mayor Bill de Blasio in 2019.
Washington, D.C. is building a digital services team
The new group is to bring human-centered design to a city government that recently struggled with its online services.
California Gov. Newsom fills three key technology positions
Former Google Ventures partner Rick Klau was named the state's new innovation officer. Newsom also named a new CTO and deputy CIO.
Arkansas CTO Yessica Jones steps down after 5 years with state
Jones, who was named the state's chief technology officer in 2017, is returning to the private sector, she announced.
North Carolina appoints chief technology officer, a first for state
Dan Kempton, the North Carolina Department of Information Technology's head of cloud services, was appointed to what state officials are calling a new role.
California innovation chief Scott Gregory named Cal Fire CTO
Scott Gregory, who's served various roles in California's IT leadership, will start in a newly created tech leadership role at the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection next week.
New York delivers 10,000 tablets to elderly to close digital divide
The city's chief technology officer said the program will help connect some of the New Yorkers most threatened by the COVID-19 pandemic.