A podcast from the National Association of State Chief Information Officers (NASCIO). Amy Glasscock and Matt Pincus interview guests (state CIOs, NASCIO members, strategic partners and colleagues) to get their unique stories and perspectives on state information technology, leadership and lessons learned.
Digital IDs in Colorado with Russell Castagnaro
Imagine being able to drive your car, board a plane and show that you are over 21 at a restaurant all with only your smart phone. This is becoming a reality in Colorado. Amy and Matt talk with Russell Castagnaro, Director of Digital Transformation at...
Washington's Paid Family and Medical Leave Program with Lisa Kissler
Amy and Matt talk with Lisa Kissler, Director of the Paid Family and Medical Leave Division for the Washington State Employment Security Department about their program which was the nation's first built-from-scratch state paid family and medical leave...
Vaccine Distribution and State Technology with Vermont CIO John Quinn
Matt and Amy talk with Vermont Secretary of Digital Services and state CIO John Quinn about his unique role in both the policy and technology side of Vermont's vaccine distribution efforts, how the role of state IT has been elevated, pandemic silver...
StateRAMP Questions Answered with Leah McGrath
StateRAMP executive director, Leah McGrath joins us to talk all about this new program to verify the cybersecurity of cloud service providers for state and local governments. Leah discusses the timeline, how it works and how StateRAMP can benefit...
Hiring a More Diverse Workforce with Ohio CIO Ervan Rodgers
Matt and Amy have Ohio CIO Ervan Rodgers back on the podcast to talk about concrete steps he's taken to hire more women and minorities, the importance he places on mentorship, and his approach to responding to challenges in his career.
How Data Visualization has Transformed DOT Maintenance in Pennsylvania
Amy and Matt talk with Shawn Crane who is the manager for the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT)’s Maintenance Management and Reporting Systems. We discuss their award-winning Maintenance-IQ project, why they needed it, the successes,...