Jim Bates

With business unfinished, Alaska Deputy CIO Jim Steele moves on


Though not entirely ready, he says the timing is right to return to the private sector.

Jim Bates resigns as Alaska CIO


After less than three years in the position, Alaska CIO Jim Bates told StateScoop he will step down from state service.

StateScoopTV: Alaska CIO Jim Bates


Jim Bates, Alaska's Chief Information Officer, discusses how the state is using technology to help citizens, his biggest priorities over the next year and what challenges he faces in this interview with StateScoopTV.