Daniel Johnson Hired as Chief Technology Officer

Douglas County Hires Daniel Johnson as New Chief Technology Officer
Posted on 01/13/2021
Douglas County Hires Daniel Johnson as New Chief Technology OfficerMinden, NV- Douglas County is pleased to announce the position of Chief Technology Officer was offered to and accepted by Daniel Johnson. Johnson began working in his new role November 16, 2020.
The Technology Services Department serves as the County’s primary resource for technology guidance and is responsible for the planning, development, coordination and support of the county’s use of information technologies and enterprise data systems. The primary function is to provide internal technical support to County departments, elected officials and partnering entities.

Johnson obtained a Bachelor’s of Science in Information Systems Management from the University of Maryland in 1999 and in 2010 earned a Master of Science in Information Systems from the University of Nevada, Reno.

Johnson previously worked as the Elko County Information Technology (IT) Director for 3 years. Prior to his work in Elko, he worked for the City of Reno for over 16 years in IT, with 12 of those years in manager roles. In additional to his professional history, Johnson served four years in the United States Marine Corps.

Daniel Johnson has two daughters, aged 24 and 22, and enjoys spending time with his family and going camping in their travel trailer.
This was a competitive application process and it yielded the strongest candidate. Please join us in welcoming Daniel to the team.