The L.A. County Public Defender's Office Finds Its First CIO

The Los Angeles County Public Defender’s Office has appointed Mohammed Al Rawi as its new Chief Information Officer

Al Rawi currently serves in the same position for the county’s Parks and Recreation District and is credited with helping found the Los Angeles Times' news bureau in Baghdad.

He will become the first to hold this position when he takes the role on March 25.

According to Government Technology:

Al Rawi will lead the development and the implementation of technology infrastructure supporting the department’s 1,100-employee workforce, which includes more than 700 attorneys and numerous paralegals, investigators, psychiatric social workers and administrative and support staff.

In 2018, Al Rawi was names one of Government Technology Magazine’s Top 25 Doers, Dreamers & Drivers.


Comments

Top Stories

Wednesday, December 4, 2019 - 05:42

The man who coordinates homeless services for the City and County of Los Angeles is stepping down at the end of the month.

Legal

Policy

Wednesday, December 4, 2019 - 05:27

Marin County will honor a dozen people who turned things around after incarceration and have lived their lives as honorable and productive members of society.

Finance

Saturday, November 30, 2019 - 05:34

Los Angeles County voters may be asked to pay an additional 6 cents per square foot of property to help bolster firefighting efforts in Southern California.