Ann Dunkin

Biden transition leans on state and local tech experience


The president-elect's transition advisers include several current and former state and local IT officials, like former Santa Clara County, Calif., CIO Ann Dunkin.

In 2020, state and local cybersecurity requires the entire organization


Dell Technologies' Ann Dunkin says state and local governments must stay "laser focused" and rely on their stakeholders to defend their networks.

Santa Clara County, Calif., CIO Ann Dunkin to step down


After a public sector stint that included Santa Clara County, California, and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Ann Dunkin will return to industry.

LocalSmart county winners focus on transformative services


The winners of the GoldenGov: County Executive of the Year LocalSmart Awards say they emphasized efficiency in their tech leadership.

Citizen services should serve the bottom 5 percent — and everyone else


The top technology official for Santa Clara County, California, says in her jurisdiction, digital services fall into two clear categories.

Creating quality digital services essential but time-consuming, say California IT leaders


State, city and county agencies are catering to convenience by putting more of their services online, but often at a humble pace.