Seasoned IT Management Executive with nearly three decades of experience in Information Technology, specializing in cyber security, strategic IT planning, and change management. Transformed the City of Lacey's IT department, championing cutting-edge cyber security and modern system implementations. Proven success in statewide IT initiatives, WAN infrastructure design, and IT governance. Adept at aligning technology with business goals, driving innovation, and leading cross-functional teams to achieve organizational excellence. Expert in crisis management, benchmarking, and project leadership. Committed to leveraging technology to optimize processes and deliver value.