Michael Sarasti

How the COVID-19 pandemic pushed cities toward inclusive technology


Winners of the 2020 LocalSmart awards for city executives say the pandemic forced city technology to become more inclusive and equitable.

How the pandemic sparked Miami's data-driven culture shift


Miami CIO Michael Sarasti told StateScoop the city's "data-driven culture" was made legitimate by the pressures of the ongoing health crisis.

Miami adds IT to chief innovation officer's portfolio


Michael Sarasti will now be the city's director of innovation and information technology.