Nebraska and Connecticut state CIOs Ed Toner and Mark Raymond offered their personal stories at NASCIO’s spring conference outside Washington, D.C.
HHS named Jose Arrieta, the deputy assistant secretary and senior procurement executive, to be its new chief information officer, making him one of only a few technology executives, who once was a contracting officer.
In today’s Federal Newscast, Council 216 of the American Federation of Government Employees is urging the EEOC to push for more staff.
The FCC is looking for a new permanent CIO just three months after making Christine Calvosa the full-time IT leader.
FEMA named Lytwaive Hutchinson to replace Adrian Gardner as its new CIO while Reynold Schweickhardt joined GSA as a senior technology advisor.
The tri-service proposal would elevate IT issues in each service’s organizational chart. Its chief advocate is the Department of the Navy, which has already expressed its desire to appoint an assistant secretary for information management.
Gina Garza will step down after almost three years as the lead technology executive for the tax agency and Nancy Sieger will become acting CIO.
A new cyber workforce executive order charges multiple agencies to develop a rotational assignment program, which would create details for top talent in and around federal agencies and the private sector.
The Department of Homeland Security issued a new binding operational directive replacing a 2015 mandate and accelerating the time for agencies to mitigate problems.
New retention bonuses for Border Patrol agents who enter into a 12-month service agreement become available in May.
The Cybersecurity Reskilling Academy is accepting applications for a second cohort of students, this time open to the entire federal workforce.
The Army Corps of Engineers and Department of Homeland Security’s new technology hires have federal backgrounds, for a change.
Always be recruiting. That’s the advice Melinda Rogers, deputy chief information officer at the Justice Department, has for anyone trying to maintain a cybersecurity staff.