Nashville, TN - JW Marriott , October 13-16, 2019
Maryland, MD - Gaylord National Harbor, May 3-6, 2020
Prior to his appointment as State CIO/Assistant Director, Ervan served as the CIO at the Ohio Attorney General’s Office where he focused on developing IT strategies to help better serve and protect Ohioans.. Ervan has experience providing IT consulting to global Fortune 100 companies and a successful track record of leading teams and leveraging technology to position companies for growth. This includes hands-on experience with digitizing core business processes, e-business, developing value-added solutions, change management, and mentoring management teams. He served on the board of directors for Ohio Geographically Referenced Information Program, an organization that encourages the creation of digital geographic data of value, HandsOn Central Ohio, a nonprofit resource referral agency, Ohio Attorney General CyberOhio advisory board and the Franklin University Cybersecurity and Public Safety advisory board.
CIO Statute: ORC 125.18
IT Office Authority: Multi-Agency Radio Communications System (MARCS), Telecommunications, Ohio Geographically Referenced Information Program (OGRIP), Ohio Data Network, IT Procurement, IT Policy
IT Procurement Responsibility: Ohio Office of Information Technology
Special Projects: Ohio Administrative Knowledge System (ERP), Network Consolidation, Desktop Hardware/Software Standardization, Email Consolidation
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