Written by: Benjaman Freed, StateScoop
Montana’s new chief information officer, Kevin Gilbertson, has been on the job only a week, and is still adjusting to the scope and needs of state government. But in an interview with StateScoop, he said he already has plans to make several key additions to the State Information Technology Services Division, including the creation of new positions for a chief data officer and a role focusing on customer relationships.
Contact: Brooke Stroyke, Office of the Governor
HELENA, Mont. – Governor Greg Gianforte today announced that Montana is one of four states selected to participate in the National Governors Association’s (NGA) 2021 Policy Academy to Advance Whole-of-State Cybersecurity.
Kevin Gilbertson named as Montana's new CIO
HELENA, Mont. – Governor Greg Gianforte and Department of Administration Director Misty Ann Giles today announced the appointment of Kevin Gilbertson to serve as Chief Information Officer (CIO) for the State of Montana.
GREAT FALLS, Mont. – Steve Robinett, the computer technology program director at Great Falls College MSU, doesn't mince words when describing the first-of-its kind internship two of his cybersecurity students are receiving through the Montana Department of Administration.
By Dan Lohrmann, GovTech Magazine
How does a leading state chief information security officer navigate the cyberattacks targeting his state during the pandemic and beyond? Montana CISO Andy Hanks shows us the way in this interview.