Health care alpha geeks, makers and the new HHS CTO
June 30, 2015
New HHS CTO Susannah Fox wants to match the ideas of health care "alpha geeks" with the maker movement to hack health care innovation.
David Stegon was a staff reporter for FedScoop and StateScoop from 2011-2014.
Kirit Amin is leaving the Department of Housing and Urban Development to become the new deputy chief information officer at the Department of Commerce.
The story was first reported by Federal News Radio.
Amin was the chief technology officer at HUD and was previously the CIO at the State Department’s Bureau of Consular Affairs.
At HUD, Amin was spearheading the agency’s information technology modernization plan as he discussed in an interview with FedScoop.