Deputy Chief Information Officer
Kristen is the Deputy CIO for the U.S. Department of Transportation. She was previously the Associate CIO for Business Technology Alignment & Governance, with responsibilities including IT strategy, policy, business planning, governance, investment management, Enterprise Architecture, and portfolio management. She is the Senior Accountable Official for the OMB PortfolioStat initiative and the Department’s Open Government initiative.
Previously she served as the Director of the Resource Management Office (RMO) for the Office of the Chief Information Officer (OCIO), where she focused on strategic communications, procurement, budget, and human resource efforts.
Kristen has more than thirteen years of experience in portfolio and resource management and strategic communications within the federal government. She received her BA from the University of Virginia and an MS in Information Systems from the George Washington University.