Dave Fletcher served as Chief Technology Officer of the State of Utah for 17 years. Dave oversaw the State’s digital government initiatives and coordinated the introduction of emerging technologies, as well as the state’s technical architecture program. David has a long history of involvement with technology initiatives, having previously served as director of the state’s Division of Information Technology, Deputy CIO over egovernment, and Deputy Director of the Utah Department of Administrative Services.
During his tenure with the State of Utah, Dave promoted the use of technology to improve citizen and business interaction with state government. Utah now offers over 1700 interactive online citizen and business services through its award-winning portal, Utah.gov. Dave’s area of expertise include public policy, digital government, AI, IOT, administrative services management, technology and open data. David has a master’s degree in public administration from the University of Washington.