Joseph Cevetello is the chief information officer for the city of Santa Monica, California. He's responsible for the city’s IT strategy, infrastructure, and services, as well as ensuring an exceptional digital experience for Santa Monica’s citizens, visitors, and businesses. He directs operations in support of 2,000 staff, 93,000 citizens, and $53 million in technology operations and projects.
Prior to the city of Santa Monica, Joseph was assistant CIO, information technology services at the University of Southern California. He directed strategy, vision, and operations for USC’s technology enhanced learning organization and provided leadership toward fulfilling the strategic goals for educational technology set forth in USC’s academic plan.