Sylvia Burns to Join FDIC as Deputy CIO for Enterprise Strategy

Sylvia Burns, chief information officer at the Interior Department, is set to join the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation on Sept. 7 to serve as deputy CIO for enterprise strategy, Federal News Radio reported Wednesday.

A spokesman for DOI said Burns has led efforts to restructure the department’s information technology reporting and management structure to comply with the Federal Information Technology Acquisition Reform Act since taking over as CIO in 2014.

Burns has held various roles since joining DOI in 2006 such as division chief for portfolio management within the department’s office of the CIO and director of information planning for the office of the assistant secretary for Indian affairs.

She is co-chairwoman of the CIO Council’s services, strategy and infrastructure committee.

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