Kevin R. Cooke

Principal DCIO, Dept of HUD

Mr. Cooke serves as the Principal Deputy Chief Information Officer at the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) since October 2010. He also served as Acting HUD Chief Information Officer, December 2013 through June 2014, and is currently serving in that capacity. He is responsible for providing leadership and strategic direction for day-to-day Office of the CIO (OCIO) operations and partners with the CIO to provide direction, oversight, and management for Information Technology (IT) investments that support the diverse portfolio of programs across HUD.

Mr. Cooke has over 25 years of experience conceiving, designing and implementing IT solutions as well as managing IT resources, budgets, contracts, and programs for Federal agencies. Prior to his current position, Mr. Cooke served as Acting Deputy Chief Information Officer at the Department of Energy. His responsibilities included coordinating policies and procedures to ensure effective, efficient and economical information management planning in support of Department of Energy missions and objectives.

While at the Department of Energy, Mr. Cooke progressed through a variety of OCIO roles including Director of IT Office Systems, Director of Human Capital and Administrative Management, and Associate Chief Information Officer for Information Technology Corporate Management.


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