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 i…

Developing the Cybersecurity Workforce with Montana CISO Andy Hanks
Jul 1 • 29 min
Amy and Matt talk with Montana Chief Information Security Officer Andy Hanks about his work developing the cybersecurity workforce in Montana, cybersecurity legislation, differences and similarities between the private and public sectors and what’s he’s…
A New Service Model with Virginia CIO Nelson Moe
Jun 17 • 25 min
Amy and Matt talk with Virginia CIO Nelson Moe about his time in the Navy on a nuclear submarine, his last five years as CIO, his work for the U.S. House of Representatives, Virginia’s outsourcing model, his predictions for the future of state…
Legacy IT Modernization and Advice for New CIOs with Wisconsin State CIO David Cagigal
Jun 3 • 22 min
Amy and Matt talk with Wisconsin state CIO David Cagigal about his long tenure as CIO, how he survived a party change in state government, why upgrading legacy systems is a huge hurdle, his priorities right now and how technology has changed since he…
IT Workforce Development and Back to Back Disasters with Tennessee CIO Stephanie Dedmon
May 20 • 18 min
Amy and Matt talk with Tennessee state CIO Stephanie Dedmon about current events (including the two back to back disasters that hit Teneessee), her work around workforce development for IT in Tennessee and her advice for new state CIOs.
Kevin Jones: NASCIO Technology Champion Award Recipient
May 4 • 26 min
Amy and Matt talk with Kevin Jones, CIO of the Indiana Department of Child Services about his award winning work, using virtual reality in social work, and how being a father of eight inspired his career in public service.
A Preview of the Midyear Webcast Series with Emily Lane
Apr 29 • 17 min
NASCIO’s Midyear Webcast Series will be held Monday and Tuesday May 4-5. NASCIO’s Program and Brand Director Emily Lane joins Amy and Matt with a preview of the series and discusses how NASCIO decided on the best format to replace our cancelled…
How 45 Years in Government Prepared MA CIO Curtis Wood for Navigating a Pandemic
Apr 22 • 26 min
Matt and Amy talk with Massachusetts CIO Curtis Wood about his extensive background in government and public safety. We also discuss his work navigating the COVID-19 pandemic in MA.
Staying Positive During a Pandemic with Colorado CIO Theresa Szczurek
Apr 15 • 26 min
Matt and Amy talk with Colorado CIO Dr. Theresa Szczurek about her role in the COVID-19 response in her state, how to pursue your passionate purpose, finding success, women in technology and her overall work in Colorado state government.
Responding to COVID-19 with Delaware CIO James Collins
Apr 8 • 26 min
Amy and Matt talk with Delaware CIO James Collins about how Delaware’s government is responding to COVID-19, aspects of government work that may never be the same again, and the importance of customer relationship management right now. Link to the…
Responding to COVID-19 with Ohio CIO Ervan Rodgers
Apr 1 • 21 min
Amy and Matt discuss COVID-19 with Ohio state CIO Ervan Rodgers. They discuss Ohio’s approach to remote work, additional cybersecurity threats, working with partners and boosting moral.
Responding to COVID-19 with Washington CIO Jim Weaver
Mar 25 • 23 min
NASCIO recorded and published an extra episode of NASCIO Voices this week in response to COVID-19. Because Washington State was hit early by the virus, we talked with that state’s CIO, Jim Weaver about how his team has responded to the technology needs…
COVID-19 and an Unexpected Presidency with Denis Goulet
Mar 18 • 27 min
Amy and Matt talk with new NASCIO President and New Hampshire CIO Denis Goulet on his surprise rise to the NASCIO Presidency, COVID-19, his priorities in his state and the “magic” of building relationships within state government. You can find NASCIO’s…
Georgia CTO Dr. Steve Nichols
Mar 4 • 23 min
Amy and Matt talk with Dr. Steve Nichols, Chief Technology Officer for the State of Georgia about cybersecurity, cloud, outsourcing and lessons learned working for four CIOs and four governors over 18 years.
Emerging Tech in Utah with CIO Mike Hussey
Feb 19 • 20 min
Amy and Matt talk with Utah state CIO Mike Hussey about creating a culture that fosters innovation and emerging technology in state government and how the state is preparing to secure the 2020 elections.
Maine CIO Fred Brittain
Feb 5 • 25 min
Maine CIO Fred Brittain
NASCIO Federal Advocacy Priorities / Interview with NGA’s Mary Catherine Ott
Jan 22 • 26 min
NASCIO’s federal advocacy priorities and interview with NGA’s Mary Catherine Ott
Texas Ransomware with Todd Kimbriel and Nancy Rainosek
Jan 8 • 25 min
Todd Kimbriel and Nancy Rainosek discuss the 2019 Texas ransomware attacks.
Top Ten and Eric Sweden
Dec 18, 2019 • 18 min
NASCIO’s Top Ten list 2020 with Eric Sweden
NASCIO President Eric Boyette
Dec 4, 2019 • 24 min
An interview with new NASCIO president and North Carolina CIO, Eric Boyette.
Nov 12, 2019 • 0 min
Trailer for NASCIO’s new podcast coming in December 2019.