Dawn Leaf, the Labor Department’s deputy chief information officer, joined Federal News Radio for a free online chat to discuss Labor’s priorities around IT modernization.
View an archived version of the chat below.
During the chat, Leaf discusses how her agency is dealing with legacy IT infrastructure issues, the agency’s thoughts on bring-your-own-device (BYOD) initiatives, mobile computing, and the “big deal” around the digital government integrated platform, among other topics.
Leaf has been deputy CIO at the Labor Department since November 2012. Before coming to Labor, Leaf worked as a senior adviser at NIST and served as a senior executive for cloud computing at the agency. She also served as CIO at the Commerce Department’s Bureau of Industry and Security, deputy CIO and CTO at the Department of Commerce, CTO at the Smithsonian Institution, and was the manager of system architecture for the Patent and Trademark Office.