Diane Jones Appointed CIO/Chief Strategic Officer, Detroit Public Schools

Wednesday, January 16, 2013

Detroit Public Schools Emergency Financial Manager Roy Roberts has appointed Diane Jones to the position of CIO (Chief Information Officer) & Chief Strategic Officer (CSO). Jones has been the Chief Information Officer for Detroit Public Schools since August 2010 and recently gained the added duties of Chief Strategic Officer in July 2012.

As the CIO, Jones is responsible for balancing risk and value by properly integrating people, process, policy and technology to ensure performance.

Jones’ added responsibilities as the CSO call for her to evaluate operations and strategies that are distinct parts of the business ( such as a focusing on leading the department in the present), and looking to the future to frame strategies that allow for continuous adjustment to fast-changing conditions.

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