Ken Clark

Title: Chief Information Officer

BIO:

Ken Clark is the Chief Information Officer for the City of Indianapolis & Marion County. In his current role, Mr. Clark is responsible for leading and managing a complex portfolio of IT infrastructure, applications, processes and projects that support the strategic and tactical needs of the over 46 City and County agencies and departments. In the last two years, Mr. Clark has led an effort to transform government service on an enterprise-scale by leveraging technology to develop new solutions for citizen and business engagement.

Mr. Clark joined the Information Services Agency (ISA) as the Chief Financial Officer in 2013. After leading the agency through a redesign of both its expense and revenue models, he was promoted to Chief Operating Officer, taking over responsibility for IT operations. As ISA COO, Mr. Clark oversaw major projects including the decommissioning of the City/County mainframe, upgrading the enterprise from Windows XP to Windows 7, and the kickoff of a complete network infrastructure replacement including routers, switches, circuits, and cabling at over 150 City/County locations.

Mr. Clark received an MPA from Indiana University, concentrating in Local Government Management and Public Financial Administration. He holds a BS in Public Relations & Advertising, Journalism and Political Science from the University of Southern Indiana.