Brent Messer

Chattanooga, Tenn., CIO announces plans to step down


Chattanooga, Tennessee, CIO Brent Messer, who's spent eight years at the city, said he's "sad" to be leaving his role.

How the COVID-19 pandemic pushed cities toward inclusive technology


Winners of the 2020 LocalSmart awards for city executives say the pandemic forced city technology to become more inclusive and equitable.