Chief Information Security Officer
Janet L.D. Vogel is the Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). In this role, she has initiated transformation projects related to machine learning, authorization to operate, and cybersecurity reporting standardization. Ms. Vogel was previously the Deputy Chief Information Officer (CIO) and Deputy Director for Operations for the Office of Information Technology for the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS). Janet also served as the Director for the Financial Management Systems Group (FMSG) in the Office of Financial Management (OFM) at CMS. The FMSG operates, manages, and maintains the major financial systems for CMS and related program integrity, provider enrollment and enumeration, and electronic submission of Medical Documentation systems. In this role, Ms. Vogel led the software development, implementation, and technical operation of the Healthcare Integrated General Ledger Accounting System, a secure, integrated, Internet-based accounting system, through which CMS manages financial transactions. Additionally, her experience includes directing data projects, such as the One PI, providing system maintenance of Provider Enrollment and Integrity systems, and implementing Health Insurance Marketplace capabilities.
Ms. Vogel joined the HHS Office of the Secretary in 2018, with more than 25 years of experience which includes implementing the Federal Shared System for human resources management (“HR Connect”) at the U.S. Treasury, directing information technology (IT) policy and implementing the fee-for-service management of systems at the Federal Aviation Administration, and managing computer hardware, software, and support service acquisitions world-wide for the Agency for International Development. Janet holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration, and a Master of Arts in Political Science/Public Administration, with additional IT course work at Cornell University and the American University.