Luke McCormack

  • ICE adjusts approach to IT vendors, workforce

    Luke McCormack, the chief information officer of the Homeland Security Department’s Immigration and Customs Enforcement, said ICE has not done a good job over the years in how they communicate their needs and requirements to industry. June 16, 2011(Encore presentation July 28, 2011)

  • McCormack heading back to DHS as its CIO

    President Obama announced his intention to appoint Luke McCormack as the DHS chief information officers. McCormack spent the last 19 months as the Justice CIO.

  • Former DHS CIO Richard Spires joins Resilient Network Systems as new CEO

    Resilient Network Systems appointed former Homeland Security CIO Richard A. Spires as its new chief executive officer. Spires stepped down from the DHS post in May.

  • DHS’ McCormack named vice-chairman of CIO Council

    McCormack will help bridge the political and career technology managers, especially as the Obama administration and Congress take on IT and acquisition reform in the wake of the HealthCare.gov debacle.

  • OMB’s IT passback loses its luster, changes its goals

    Multiple CIOs say the annual budget guidance is tame without any new priorities or programs.

  • NOAA CIO Klimavicz heading to Justice

    Joe Klimavicz will become the Justice Department’s new chief information officer. Klimavicz will leave the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) after spending more than seven years its the CIO and director of high performance computing and communications.

  • The CIO shuffle continues across several agencies

    Breaking news on Monday: NASA is getting a new deputy chief information officer. Sources say Renee Wynn is moving to the space agency after spending the last four years as the Environmental Protection Agency’s deputy…

  • OMB wants digital services playbook to be more than shelfware

    Office of Management and Budget Deputy Chief Information Officer Lisa Schlosser said her office will start holding agencies more accountable for taking advantage of plays in the U.S. Digital Services Playbook. The playbook lists 13 best practices for delivering products and services to the public more quickly.

  • Agency CIOs revolt against arduous budget process

    The CIO Council is trying to bring the capital planning and investment control (CPIC) process in line with the desire by agencies to use agile development for IT programs.

  • McCormack, Correa partner to turn DHS IT buying on its head

    Luke McCormack, the DHS chief information officer, and Soraya Correa, the DHS chief procurement officer, are collaborating to move the department into a more agile process for buying and developing technology systems.