SUFFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — The Metropolis of Suffolk has appointed an interim Director of Info Technology.

The latest arrives pursuing the retirement of former Director of Information and facts Engineering Kenneth Beam Jr. on Dec. 31.

Interim Director of Data Know-how Regina Chandler has served as the Assistant Director of the Metropolis of Suffolk’s Data Technological know-how Section considering that February 2011. Chandler has held a quantity of important I.T. positions in 33 a long time of public company for Alexandria, Henrico County, James City County, Petersburg, VA, and the Town of Hopewell, also in Virginia.

Chandler retains a Master’s Degree in Cybersecurity and a Graduate Certificate in Cybersecurity Engineering from The University of Maryland College School and a Bachelor of Science in Info Devices and an Associate’s Diploma in Accounting from St. Leo College.

Chandler holds certifications to contain the subsequent: Certification in Area Governing administration Management – Virginia Polytechnic Institute and Condition College, Certificate in Task Management – Virginia Polytechnic Institute and Point out University, Certified Govt Chief Info Officer – University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Licensed

Geospatial Details Systems Expert (GISP), URISA, Qualified in Details Technologies Infrastructure Library (ITIL.v3).