State Profile

Commonwealth of Kentucky

Chuck Grindle
Chuck Grindle
Chief Information Officer
Commonwealth of Kentucky
Phone: (502) 386-0492
Commonwealth of Kentucky
Commonwealth Office of Technology
101 Cold Harbor Dr

Frankfort, KY 40601

Year Appointed:

2017

Biography:

Dr. Charles E. Grindle (Colonel, retired, U.S. Army) is an Information Scientist who specializes in information security, policy and strategy. In addition to holding key military positons in information technology, he has taught academic courses on a variety of subjects including security issues and cyber operations. During more than 29 years of active military service, he was an Army Information Technology and Field Artillery officer. His experience in peace and war included a broad mix of assignments at the tactical, operational and strategic levels of the armed forces as well as several assignments in professional military education. Dr. Grindle graduated from Washington and Jefferson College and was commissioned into the Field Artillery. Dr. Grindle earned his Masters and Ph.D. from the University of Pittsburgh’s School of Information Science and holds a second Masters Degree from the U.S. Army War College. Dr. Grindle's awards and decorations include the Legion of Merit; Bronze Star Medal; (4) Meritorious Service Medals; (2) Army Commendation Medals; (4) Army Achievement Medals, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal; and Parachutist's Badge. Dr. Grindle and his wife, Allison, have two children.

Other Info:

CIO Statute: KRS 42.730

IT Procurement Responsibility: Commonwealth Finance and Administration Cabinet
 




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