Deputy Chief Information Officer - Application Services
Ed Althof became the Deputy Chief Information Officer for the Ventura County Application Services Division in September 2020. Application Services is responsible for a full range of life-cycle development services from requirements gathering and definition through the delivery and deployment of solutions. Our software development professionals bring years of experience in developing software applications to meet both the business and technical requirements of a project.
Many internally-developed applications and vendor solutions are hosted and supported by the Application Services Division, in support of many County agencies and departments, and their constituents. These applications span a variety of technologies and business needs ranging from web and mobile based applications, client/server applications to large mainframe applications.
With over 30 years of experience in Information Technology as an executive in both the private and public sector, Ed has a well-rounded perspective regarding what is needed for successful solutions. He has Bachelors and Masters Degrees from California State University, Northridge in Industrial Engineering and Public Administration.