Francisco Salguero

Chief Information Officer


Mr. Francisco Salguero serves as the Chief Information Officer (CIO) for the Federal Communications Commission (FCC). Francisco has over 25 years of experience in the information technology (IT) industry. He started his career in the private sector within the technology and telecommunications industry, working on start-up and established organizations.

Francisco began his federal service in 2005 at the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) working in Food Safety Inspection Service (FSIS), Rural Development (RD), and at the department Office of the Chief Information Office (OCIO). Prior to joining the FCC, Francisco served as the Deputy Chief Information Officer where he led operational components of OCIO that include enterprise services end user support, network and infrastructure services, and OCIO resource management. He led key IT Modernization efforts working with the Whitehouse/GSA Centers of Excellence, USDA Mission Areas, and OCIO. Key IT Modernization effort include: Cloud Adoption & IT Infrastructure Optimization COE, Data Analytics COE, Enterprise End User Consolidation, Network Modernization, and USDA IT organizational structure.

As the CIO for the FCC, Francisco is responsible in the oversight of the commission’s information technology, management, and governance. He is responsible for the executive strategy and decision-making process for budgeting, multiyear and annual planning, programming and reports related to IT.

Mr. Salguero attended the Federal Executive Institute, Harvard Kennedy School of Government, and holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Information Systems from Strayer University