STATE PROFILES | Idaho
Teresa LunaDirector and Chief Information Officer
Department of Administration
Year Appointed: 2011
BiographyIn 2011, Teresa Luna was appointed by Governor C.L. “Butch” Otter as Director of the Department Administration and Chief Information Officer for the State of Idaho. Prior to being Director, Luna held positions of Chief of Staff and Interim Director for the Department. In her current capacity, Luna serves as the chair of the Group Insurance Advisory Committee and Risk Management Advisory Committee, vice chair of the Idaho Education Network (IEN) Program Resource Management Council, and Secretary to the Idaho Capitol Commission. Prior to heading the Department of Administration, Luna worked with the Idaho State Controller’s Office for 4 years.
IT Office Authority: Telecommunications infrastructure for state
agencies, higher education, and elected
officials, including equipment, systems and
services. (Per ICS, 67-5747)
IT Procurement Responsibility: State Procurement Office
Special Projects: Modernizing the State of Idaho's public safety microwave system from analog to digital capabilities.
Fostering deployment of broadband telecommunications throughout Idaho (IDANET) initiative.
Facilitating the deployment of digital
trunked, two-way radio system throughout
Idaho improving public safety services to
Idaho citizens and visitors. The State of
Idaho is hosting the National PSWN (Public
Safety Wireless Network System) Symposium
in Boise, Feb. 20-22, 2001.