Carolyn Lawson

Carolyn Lawson
Director, eServices for the Office of the CIO, State of California


Carolyn Lawson is the Director of eServices for the Office of the CIO, State of California. She previously served as the California Public Utilities Commission CIO, and has been active in the national discussion of IT issues and policies related to eService delivery in government.

Ms. Lawson is currently examining the complex issues brought on by the cultural shift from a paper-based society to an e-based society, the new expectations of the general public, the changing face of our workforce and what that means to the delivery of governmental services. Ms. Lawson speaks and teaches nationally on these and other topics.

Ms. Lawson sits on several boards including the board of directors for Project Pipeline, The Conference on California’s Future, and Editorial Advisory Board, InformationWeek.


Government 2.0
Location: 2014
Carolyn Lawson (State of California), Adrian Farley (Office of the CIO of California)
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