David Behen

Former Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder and ex-state CIO launch cyber firm


Rick Snyder and former Michigan CIO David Behen are co-founders of SensCy, which is focused on small- and medium-sized organizations.

Michigan CIO David Behen departs for private sector


After more than six years with the state, the IT leader is leaving for a new role outside of government.

NASCIO leaders lobby feds on cyber, grants and FirstNet


More than 50 state CIOs and other state tech executives met with federal officials to identify ways to work more effectively on IT issues.

Michigan gov. proposes more cybersecurity funding


As attacks on Michigan's systems continue to rise, the governor included a significant boost to cybersecurity funding in his fiscal year 2016 budget.

Michigan CIO gets promotion in wave of personnel changes


Behen was named the director of the Department of Technology, Management and Budget. He will retain his duties of CIO as well.

Michigan, Illinois to share Medicaid management system


Michigan will share its Medicaid management system with Illinois in an unprecedented interstate alliance that will save the two states - and the federal government - in the tens of millions of dollars.