Company: City of Berkeley
Title: IT Director
Savita is the Director of Information Technology for the City of Berkeley. She has over 20 years of experience in public and private sector focusing on emerging technology solutions. She has extensive experience in the field of information technology including skills in reinventing end-to-end IT services, strategic programs, administration, infrastructure, governance, project management office (PMO) and geographical information systems. She is highly skilled at bringing operational transformation by leading teams to high performing standards and cultivating transparency and accountability.
She has experience of implementing various security initiatives and involved with PCI, HIPAA and DOJ Compliance efforts. Savita directs the diverse technology portfolio at City of Berkeley and is working to align the Cyber Security initiatives with the City’s Resilience Strategy and overall City’s Strategic Goals. Savita graduated from Leadership Development Program from UC Davis “Reality Leadership” and has a Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification. She has received a Bachelor’s Degree (BS) in Mathematics and a Master’s Degree (MS) in Statistics from Delhi University, a Master’s in Public Administration (MPA) from Golden Gate University.