Mr. Jason D. Howe
AF/A1 CTO and Chief Cloud Architect, Plans and Integration Directorate, Manpower, Personnel and Services, Air Force
Mr. Howe is the AF/A1 Chief Technology Officer (CTO) and Chief Cloud Architect in the Plans and Integration Directorate, Manpower, Personnel and Services, Headquarters Air Force, in the Pentagon. In this capacity, he is responsible for developing strategies and policies related to Talent Management (TM) domain IT infrastructure, including data centers, and common IT enterprise services available to all TM systems. His efforts directly affect over 100 IT systems providing capabilities to over 1M users, inside and outside the AF. Mr. Howe’s innovative approach to meeting functional requirements enables the TM domain to rapidly implement new technology and services encompassing all aspects of Communications and IT. And, his Cyber security expertise ensures current and new systems are protected from adverse actions and infiltrations.
Mr. Howe’s background encompasses a broad range of IT, from systems development and deployment within the AF to commercial work on enterprise storage networks. Mr. Howe is proud to have served in uniform with the US Army and US Navy Reserves. He currently holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Technology and an MBA.
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