CIO Council - Chief Information Officers Council - Beta


Mr.  David De Vries
Mr. David De Vries

Chief Information Officer

Office of Personnel Management
1900 E Street, NW
Room 5415
Washington, DC 20415


Office of Personnel Management

David De Vries is currently the Chief Information Officer (CIO) of the Office of Personnel Management (OPM). He previously served as the Department of Defense (DoD) Principal Deputy CIO from March of 2015 to September of 2016. He also previously served as the Acting CIO and Deputy CIO for Information Enterprise from May 2009 to May 2014.

He joined the DoD CIO in May 2009 as the Deputy CIO for Information Enterprise, where he was responsible for integrating DoD policies and guidance to create information advantages for Department personnel and organizations, and DoD mission partners. Mr De Vries was deeply involved in several efforts including moving the Department towards adopting a Joint Information Enterprise (JIE) based on a single, secure, reliable DoD-wide IT architecture; realizing Secretary of Defense IT efficiencies; creating the way ahead for improved DoD – Veterans Affairs Electronic Health record exchange capability; and establishing key enabling capabilities to achieve the DoD Information Enterprise.

Mr. De Vries holds a Bachelor of Science from the United States Military Academy, and a Master of Science in Electrical Engineering from the University of Washington in Seattle, WA. He is also a graduate of the Army Senior Service College and served as a Corporate Fellow with IBM Business Consulting Services while participating in the Secretary of Defense Corporate Fellowship Program.