White House nominates federal CIO

Federal Times: President Trump has announced his intent to appoint Suzette Kent as federal chief information officer, a role that has been vacant throughout the first year of the current administration.

“Ms. Kent is an industry leader of large-scale business transformation using technology for the world’s most complex organizations,” the Jan. 26 announcement said.

“Although technology change has been at the core of her professional career, retooling the workforce and creating new opportunities for people has been an essential element of efforts that she has led. She has served as an enterprise leader for organizational learning, diversity and inclusiveness, and career development at every organization in which she has worked. Suzette is a frequent speaker in global industry forums publisher of thought leadership pieces and holds patents in banking processes.”

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