Peter Mantos Appointed New Mexico CIO

Full Press Release from DoIT

Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham has appointed Peter Mantos as secretary of the state's enterprise IT agency, the Department of Information and Technology (DoIT), and State CIO.

From the Press Release:

"Peter Mantos is eminently qualified to lead the state agency tasked with deploying broadband resources and arming our state against cyberattacks. He will also be critical in our efforts to continue to modernize our technology for both state workers and the public we serve."

Mantos added:

"I'm honored to lead the Department under Gov. Lujan Grisham to help New Mexico better secure and expand our IT infrastructure. I am excited to help bring fast and affordable broadband statewide."

The Acting CIO Raja Sambandam will reprise his role as the state's Chief Information Security Officer.