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Ron Thompson

Associate Chief Information Officer for the Transformation and Data Division & Chief Data Officer

Ron has more than 30 years of experience in leadership roles spanning the federal government and public sectors.  Throughout his career, he has been responsible for data design, innovation, engineering, operational management and governance of complex IT solutions. Ron’s breadth of hands-on experience in organizational design and transformation will bring valuable perspectives in partnerships and creative problem solving.

Currently Ron is serving as the Associate Chief Information Officer for the Transformation and Data Division & Chief Data Officer at NASA.  

He is a fellow in the American Council for Technology-Industry Advisory Council (ACT-IAC).  In addition, is a U.S. Army Veteran.  He has an Executive Masters of Business Administration M.B.A. and a Bachelor of Science in Information Systems Management, both from the University of Maryland.