About The West Virginia Office of Technology


Digital Government - Modern government services leveraging innovative technology and supported by a technology-empowered, efficient government workforce, empowering data-driven state strategies.

Technology Optimization & Value - Holistic financial analysis, contract management, and education & training ensure high return of the state’s technology investments.

Enterprise Services - Collaborative and agile technology services model fostering innovation and continuous enhancement.

Cybersecurity - A cybersecurity posture based upon a mature cyber risk service, ensuring cybersecurity protections are woven into the fabric of government operations.

The West Virginia Office of Technology, under the Department of Administration and its Chief Information Officer, may, in respect to executive agencies:


Cindy Smith

Deputy CIO

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Donald Patterson

Interim Chief Operations Officer 

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Leroy Amos

Acting: Chief Information Security Officer

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Meghan Shears

Chief Financial Officer

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Joshua Tinnel

Interim Director of Network Architecture and Engineering 

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James Dixon

Professional Development and Outreach

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Cindy Smith

Acting: State Records Administrator

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Jeff Whitman

Director of Information Services

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