Jerry Davis

Director and Chief Information Officer at NASA Ames Research Center

Mr. Davis is a member of the Senior Executive Service and the current Director of Information Technology and Chief Information Officer (CIO) for NASA Ames Research Center in Silicon Valley, California. Prior to his current role, Mr. Davis served as the Deputy Assistant Secretary for Cybersecurity and Privacy at the US Department of Veterans Affairs. In addition to previously holding executive positions at multiple federal agencies, Mr. Davis is a former Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) Special Operations Program Officer and a combat decorated Marine. Mr. Davis is an internationally known speaker on technology and trends and is a Fellow with the nonprofit Institute for Critical Infrastructure Technology, a Washington, DC Think Tank and a board member with Olimpico Learning, a nonprofit Science, Technology, Arts, Engineering and Math K-5th grade educational entity. Mr. Davis holds a BS degree in Business and a Masters degree in Information Technology Security.