CTG’s Theresa Pardo Selected for Government Technology’s Top 25 Doers, Dreamers, Drivers

March 31, 2015

CTG Director and UAlbany Research Associate Professor Dr. Theresa A. Pardo has been named one of Government Technology’s Top 25 Doers, Dreamers & Drivers. The GT Top 25 includes individuals and teams who exemplify transformative use of technology that’s improving the way government does business and serves its citizens.

Theresa Pardo

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Dr. Pardo was selected in part for her exemplary leadership of the Center for Technology in Government and the pursuit of its mission of fostering public-sector innovation though applied research, knowledge sharing and collaborative problem-solving. Dr. Pardo also serves as Open NY Adviser to New York State’s Governor Andrew Cuomo, an appointed member of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) National Advisory Committee (NAC), and as International Advisor to the E-Government Committee for the China Information Association. In addition, Dr. Pardo is President of the Digital Government Society, a global multi-disciplinary organization of scholars and practitioners interested in the development and impacts of digital government.

Showcased in the April issue of Government Technology magazine, this year’s list includes a California-based entrepreneur who placed a $23 million bet on new companies in the gov tech space; government innovation and performance officers who are reinventing how agencies acquire and use technology, as well as how they measure the results; and CIOs and elected officials who are revolutionizing the bedrock systems and infrastructure that power government service delivery and public safety.

For more information on Government Technology magazine and the other GT Top 25 winners please visit http://www.govtech.com/top-25/