Laurel Caldwell

IT Director, Latah County, Idaho

Laurel Caldwell, CGCIO, is the Director of Information Technology Services for Latah County, Idaho, a position she has held since 2008.  She oversees the county's use of IT to improve services for the employees and citizens of Latah County, the only county in the United States that was created by an act of Congress.  She serves on the technology advisory boards for Interface, Lewis Clark State College as well as on the NACo Telecommunications and Technology Steering Committee.  Ms. Caldwell has been a leading advocate for developing and fostering relationships among government IT professionals locally, regionally, and nationally.