Carolyn Parnell

Elections, retirements bring in new state CIOs in 2015


In a tumultuous year for state information technology, more than 20 states welcomed new CIOs due to changes from elections, retirements or resignations.

Minnesota CIO to step down


Minnesota Chief Information Officer Carolyn Parnell announced Tuesday she plans to resign Jan. 5, becoming the latest CIO in recent weeks to who has decided to step down.

NASCIO releases EPM issue brief


The National Association of State Chief Information Officers released Thursday the first in a series of issue briefs focused on enterprise portfolio management.

Minnesota IT consolidation saves $17.4 million to date


Minnesota’s information technology consolidation efforts have saved the state 7.4 million over the past two years, according to information released last week by Gov. Mark Dayton and MN.IT Services, the state’s technology agency.

StateScoopTV: Minnesota CIO Carolyn Parnell


Minnesota Chief Information Officer Carolyn Parnell discusses recent developments in state technology in this interview with StateScoopTV.

Minnesota CIO named to broadband strategy board


Carolyn Parnell, Minnesota’s chief information officer, was one of five technology executives named to the Blandin Foundation Broadband Initiative Strategy Board.