In April, at the NASCIO Midyear Conference in Washington, D.C., we gathered women state CIOs together for a group photo. In an alley near the conference hotel — occasionally dodging traffic — we took this shot. From left to right are Carolyn Parnell, Minn.; Brenda Decker, Neb.; Karen Robinson, Texas; Teresa Luna, Idaho; Gale Given, W. Va.; Claire Bailey, Ark.; and Kristin Russell, Colo.
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Steve Towns is the former editor of Government Technology, and former executive editor for e.Republic Inc., publisher of GOVERNING, Government Technology, Public CIO and Emergency Management magazines. He has more than 20 years of writing and editing experience at newspapers and magazines, including more than 15 years of covering technology in the state and local government market. Steve now serves as the Deputy Chief Content Officer for e.Republic.