Emery to be Homeland Security deputy CIO

Mark Emery, the acting deputy chief information officer of the Transportation Security Administration, will soon be named the deputy chief information officer at the Homeland Security Department, according to industry sources.

CIO Steve Cooper has been without a deputy since Laura Callahan was placed on administrative leave last June, after it was disclosed that she had obtained her academic credentials from a so-called diploma mill.

About the Author

Connect with the FCW staff on Twitter @FCWnow.

Featured

  • Cybersecurity
    Boy looks under voting booth at Ventura Polling Station for California primary Ventura County, California. Joseph Sohm / Shutterstock.com

    FBI breach notice rules lauded by states, but some want more

    A recent policy change by the FBI would notify states when their local election systems are hacked, but some state officials and lawmakers want the feds to inform a broader range of stakeholders in the election ecosystem.

  • paths (cybrain/Shutterstock.com)

    Does strategic planning help organizations?

    Steve Kelman notes growing support for strategic planning efforts -- and the steps agencies take to keep those plans relevant.

Stay Connected

FCW INSIDER

Sign up for our newsletter.

I agree to this site's Privacy Policy.