Keisha Lance Bottoms

Atlanta names Ohio agency IT chief as new city CIO


Jason Sankey, a former chief information officer of the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services, is the city's new CIO, Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms said.

House panel floats new cybersecurity grants for state, local governments


Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms and others told the U.S. House Homeland Security Committee that state and local governments need help preparing for cyberattacks.

Six months after devastating ransomware attack, Atlanta hires a new CIO


Gary Brantley, currently the chief information officer for DeKalb County, Georgia Schools, will start next month, Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms announced.

Atlanta was not prepared to respond to a ransomware attack


Aging IT and a new mayor made the city a ripe target. Now there are questions about where to place the blame, and how to prepare for another attack.

After complaint of 'political interference,' Atlanta mayor says she'll order citywide open records website


Keisha Lance Bottoms is responding to a complaint from local news organizations that the city is violating transparency laws.