Guy Cavallo, deputy chief information officer at the Small Business Administration (SBA), has been appointed principal deputy CIO at the Office of Personnel Management, effective Sept. 14th, Federal New Network reported Tuesday.
He joined SBA in 2017 and has spearheaded information technology modernization efforts at the agency, such as advancing cloud adoption and DevSecOps, getting the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) change its approaches to the Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation (CDM) program and Trusted Internet Connections and transitioning to zero trust architecture.
“I’m looking forward to helping doing the same modernization at OPM that I helped lead at SBA,” Cavallo said. “My time at SBA is coming to an end, but I’m excited to move over to OPM and help them get modernized.”
Prior to SBA, Cavallo served as executive director of IT operations at the Transportation Security Administration (TSA). He has held IT leadership roles at Pyramid Analytics, Microsoft and Advanced Systems Design.