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Chief Information Officer (CIO)

Jared Polis
Colorado Gov. Jared Polis speaks at a press conference the morning after a gunman opened fire at a King Sooper’s grocery store on Monday on March 23, 2021 in Boulder, Colorado. Ten people were killed in the attack. (Chet Strange / Getty Images)

Colorado governor picks former Denver tech chief as statewide CIO

Gov. Jared Polis announced he picked David Edinger, Denver's former CIO, to lead the state's Office of Information Technology.
Arkansas IT Secretary Jonathan Askins
Arkansas IT Secretary Jonathan Askins speaks on a panel at the National Association of State Chief Information Officers annual conference in Minneapolis on Oct. 10, 2023. “I want the gamer, I want the kid that spends 24 hours in the basement playing games all day, that’s the kind of person I’m looking for,” Askins said while discussing workforce initiatives. (Colin Wood / Scoop News Group)

States vary on cyber awareness, workforce approaches

Cybersecurity continues to be the top concern of state chief information officers, but Arkansas IT Secretary Jonathan Askins recommended states focus on their defense postures rather than…
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