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John Salazar

Cabinet Secretary for the Department of Information Technology

John Salazar brings over 25 years of experience in the information technology and management field to the role of State CIO. He is a longtime chief information officer with specialized experience leading information technology organizations, including the information technology divisions of several New Mexico state government agencies. In addition to serving as project manager at CSW Enterprises, a Santa Fe-based information technology firm, Salazar has been chief information officer at the state Department of Workforce Solutions and the state Taxation and Revenue Department, among other roles. 

Salazar earned science and computer technology degrees from Northern New Mexico Community College. He also holds a business administration degree from the University of Phoenix.

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The Office of Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham is located on the fourth floor of the New Mexico State Capitol in Room 400.

490 Old Santa Fe Trail Room 400
Santa Fe, NM 87501

Phone: (505) 476-2200
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