John David Sprague
Deputy Associate CIO, Deputy CDO
John Sprague is NASA’s Deputy ACIO for the Transformation & Data Division. He has a Master’s Degree in Computer Resource and IM; a Bachelor’s in Industrial Technology and is a retired Air Force Officer--deployed after 9/11, and 6 months in the Kingdom of Bahrain. He develops new technology, data and digital projects affecting 60,000 scientists, and University partners. He ran helpdesks at DoD (OSD, DISA, Army), FBI, and set up DHS’s and NASA’s helpdesks. John is an ACT/IAC Fellow, a board member of GITEC/ATARC and Help Desk Institute (HDI). John is also an Adjunct Professor teaching Masters Cybersecurity Courses.