Innovation & Technology

Chief Information Officer Jeff Stovall

Jeff Stovall joined the City of Charlotte as its first chief information officer in 2008. He is responsible for leading the city's Innovation and Technology department and directed the city's technology preparations for the successful 2012 Democratic National Convention. Prior to the City of Charlotte, Stovall was the director of IT merger integration planning for Sprint Nextel, res​p​onsible for leading multiple post-merger integration efforts. His background also includes leadership positions in corporate transformation management, telecom product development and marketing and industrial project engineering. 

He has been recognized in ComputerWorld's Premier 100 IT Leaders for 2012, by InformationWeek as ​​one of the top 50 CIOs in local, state and federal government (2011), and as one of the 50 Most Important African Americans In Technology by eAccess Corporation (2009-2012). 

Stovall received his master's in business administration from the Darden School at the University of Virginia, and a bachelor of science in mechanical engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.​ ​

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​Department Leaders

Brad Dunkle
Deputy CIO​

Bert Davis
Technology services officer​

Austin Faulk
Chief administrative officer

Randy Moulton
Chief security officer​

Al Newman
Enterprise architect​

David North
Enterprise applications officer​




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