John Bayliss has been chosen as the new director of the Loudoun County Section of Data Technology, County Administrator Tim Hemstreet announced Tuesday, in accordance to a push launch.
Bayliss was selected right after a nationwide recruitment. His appointment is efficient Sept. 2.
Bayliss has extra than 20 yrs of specialist encounter in administering and running enterprise-level data devices for community governments, the release states. He has served in a number of important technology roles in Arlington County, most lately as chief engineering officer considering that 2018.
His past working experience involves serving as director of facts know-how operations and cloud migration for the United States Postal Services/Business of the Inspector Common. Prior to that, Bayliss also held numerous information and facts technologies positions with Fairfax County Public Educational institutions and Bedford County, Virginia.
As the director of the Section of Details Technologies, Bayliss will oversee numerous plans which includes IT infrastructure and customer assistance, enterprise units guidance, technological know-how expert services, protection and IT challenge administration, the launch states.
The division also functions to advertise broadband products and services for the people and business of Loudoun County. The department administers the county’s cable tv franchises, offers workers guidance to the Loudoun County Communications Commission, offers know-how units and providers to the county authorities and Loudoun County Community Universities, and radio communications expert services to the county’s community protection organizations.
Bayliss retains a bachelor’s degree in geography from Radford College and a master’s degree in geography and geographic information and facts programs from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and Point out College (now Virginia Tech).