Washington, Utah CIOs Join NASCIO Leadership

LEXINGTON, Ky., Tuesday, December 17—The National Association of State Chief Information Officers (NASCIO) today announced that Washington Chief Information Officer Jim Weaver and Utah Chief Information Officer Michael Hussey have joined its Executive Committee. Weaver and Hussey were appointed by NASCIO President Eric Boyette, CIO and Secretary of the State of North Carolina, to fill vacancies.

Jim Weaver was appointed Director and State CIO for Washington Technology Solutions in December 2018. Jim has over 32 years of experience in the IT industry, most recently serving as the Chief Technology Officer for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Jim is also an active member of the armed forces serving in the Pennsylvania Army National Guard.

Michael Hussey was appointed CIO of Utah in 2015 after serving the state in other capacities since 1995. In 2013 Hussey received the Governor’s Award for Excellence for Outstanding Public Service after being nominated by then Lt. Governor Greg Bell. Hussey attended Brigham Young University and the University of Utah.

Information on NASCIO’s Executive Committee can be found on NASCIO’s website, www.NASCIO.org.