J.R. is USAGM’s Chief Information Officer (CIO) and Director of the Office of Technology, Services, and Innovation (TSI). TSI manages radio and TV program transmission, information technology, agency infrastructure, and other technical functions supporting USAGM networks.
J.R. joined USAGM in August of 2019 after working for the United States Attorney’s Office (U.S. Department of Justice-DOJ), where he served as their CIO for three years.
Prior to working at DOJ, J.R. was Chief Engineer for IT and Technology Services at the Overseas Private Investment Corporation, the Federal government’s international investment arm. J.R. also had a long tenure in the private sector.