Biography
Dustin Davies
Director
Next Technology


dustin.davies@nextconsultants.com
304.720.5695 office
304.205.3905 mobile


Key Focus

Mr. Davies has executive experience in technology management in both the public and private sector. Mr. Davies is well-versed in systems management, systems development, IT risk management and security, IT staffing, IT and organizational goal alignment, data analysis, budgets and reporting.

 

Professional Experience

  • Planning and addressing technology changes for businesses
  • Applying short-, mid- and long-term planning principles and considerations to business technology investments
  • Overseeing the organization and performance of business technology services

 Other Professional Experience

  • Leading IT in a multi-faceted state economic development agency whose combined annual budget was $950 million to Support 10 diverse programmatic divisions (Strategic Business Investment, Technology & Innovation, Workforce, Small Business & Entrepreneurship, Minority Business Enterprises, Global Markets, Tourism, Community Development, Urban Development and Ohio Energy Resources) and operations
  • Implementing various legislated policies and procedures and executive orders pertaining to security, privacy, spending controls, and others

 Professional Affiliations

  • International Legal Technology Association
  • Multi-Advisory CIO Committee – State of Ohio, 2007 - 2011: Provided key analysis and recommendations to the Office of the State CIO
  • Infragard West Virginia Members Alliance (IWVMA) Board of Directors
  • Data Privacy Protection Subcommittee – State of Ohio, 2008 - 2011: Provided analysis and recommendations of the security posture of the State of Ohio to the State Chief Privacy Officer and Chief Security Officer
  • Ohio’s Enterprise Technical Architecture Program – State of Ohio, 2009 - 2011: Provided analysis and recommendations in order to set IT standards and policy for the State
  • The Ohio Business Gateway Steering Committee, 2009 - 2011: Reviewed and directed continuing development of OBG Electronic Filing and oversaw its operations
  • Ohio Super Computer (OSC) Advisory Board, 2008 - 2009

 Education

  • Wright State University, B.S., Biological Sciences
  • Ohio University, M.B.A.

 Certifications

  • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) License #347715
  • Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) v3 Foundations