Metropolis announces interim IT director – The Suffolk Information-Herald

Interim Metropolis Manager Albert Moor on Monday announced an interim director of information and facts technologies.

Upon the retirement of Kenneth Beam Jr., powerful Dec. 31, 2020, Regina Chandler, previously the assistant director of details know-how, was appointed interim director of info know-how.

Chandler has served as the help director of the city’s Facts Know-how Department because February 2011. Chandler has held a quantity of key I.T. positions in 33 decades of public support in Alexandria, Henrico County, James City County, Petersburg and Hopewell.

Chandler holds a master’s diploma in cybersecurity and a graduate certificate in cybersecurity technology from The College of Maryland University College or university. She also retains a Bachelor of Science in Info Techniques and an associate degree in accounting from St. Leo College. Chandler also holds certifications to consist of the subsequent: Certification in Local Federal government Management — Virginia Polytechnic Institute and Point out University, Certificate in Project Administration — Virginia Polytechnic Institute and Condition University, Licensed Govt Chief Facts Officer — University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Qualified Geospatial Facts Programs Expert (GISP), URISA, Accredited in Info Engineering Infrastructure Library (ITIL.v3).