The California Department of Tax and Fee Administration (CDTFA) has appointed Nabil Fares as its Chief Information Officer (CIO).
Director Nicolas Maduros announced the appointment of Fares as the CDTFA CIO, effective April 1, 2018. Fares brings a wealth of knowledge and experience gained from his work in both state and local government, nonprofit organizations, and the private sector. He has 23 years of experience in a number of executive level information technology positions with both the City of Stockton and the State of California. Prior to government service, Fares held similar positions in the private sector in the banking and financial industries.
Fares volunteers his time participating in speaking engagements, both nationally and internationally, on leadership and information technology domains and trends, and earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree in English Literature and Educational Psychology from Alexandria State University, Egypt.