Matt Pincus Joins NASCIO as Director of Government Affairs

LEXINGTON, Ky., January 30, 2019 — Matt Pincus has joined the National Association of State Chief Information Officers (NASCIO) as the director of government affairs. In this role, Pincus will be responsible for advancing NASCIO’s federal advocacy agenda, policy positions and strengthening the association’s alliances with key strategic partners. He will also work to ensure state chief information officer perspectives are represented in shaping federal legislation and policies on key state IT issues.

“Matt’s background and experience will perfectly situate him to help advance NASCIO’s federal affairs activities,” said Doug Robinson, NASCIO executive director. “I’m happy to welcome him to NASCIO.”

Pincus most recently served as deputy legislative director at the National Guard Association of the United States having previously served as a legislative assistant in the United States House of Representatives. He has a master’s degree in global security studies from Johns Hopkins University and an undergraduate degree from Skidmore College.

Pincus will be located in NASCIO’s Washington DC office at the Hall of States, 444 North Capitol Ave NW, Suite 642, Washington, DC 20001. He can be reached at [email protected].

To learn more about NASCIO’s government affairs and advocacy, including recently released 2019 federal advocacy priorities, visit