CIO Symposium Contributor

Casey Coleman


U.S. General Services Administration

Symposium Roles

CIO Award Winner 2010
CIO Award Judge 2012


Casey Coleman is the Chief Information Officer for the U.S. General Services Administration. As CIO she is responsible for managing the agency's $550 million IT budget and ensuring alignment with agency and administration strategic objectives, information security and enterprise architecture. During her tenure, Ms. Coleman implemented an agency-wide infrastructure consolidation and standardization program that resulted in significant cost savings and improvements to security and performance. She is active in the Federal IT community and encourages the use of social media to improve service and operations of the Federal government. In addition, Ms. Coleman co-chairs the CIO Council's initiative on cloud computing and she writes a blog titled Around the Corner at

Ms. Coleman has served in several other leadership roles at GSA. Prior to coming to GSA she served in consulting, sales and management roles at several technology startups. She began her career at Lockheed Martin Corporation. She has a bachelor's degree in computer science from Texas A&M University and a master's in business administration from the University of Texas at Arlington. She and her husband reside in Vienna, VA.