Sarah L. Gamage - Associate CIO for IT Corporate Management
As the Associate Chief Information Officer for IT Corporate Management, Ms. Gamage enables and supports the business and mission of the OCIO by effectively overseeing all administrative functions of the office including: formulating and executing the approximately $100 million budget; developing its IT acquisition strategy; and administering contracts valued at over $200 million. She also manages the enterprise-wide agreement program – designed to leverage the Department’s buying power for IT goods and services; implements workforce planning initiatives for the Department's IT workforce; manages the OCIO’s utilization of space; and coordinates IG and GAO audits. Ms. Gamage joined the OCIO in 2007 as Deputy Associate CIO for Corporate Management, and was appointed as the Associate CIO in June 2012.
Before coming to the OCIO, Ms. Gamage served in numerous positions within the Department’s Office of Inspector General, most recently as the Director of Financial, Technology, and Corporate Audits – managing field office teams conducting audits of the Department’s high-risk projects and programs. Prior to that, she served as Chief Technical Advisor to the Inspector General with her primary focus on writing testimony for Congressional Committee and Subcommittee hearings regarding high profile Departmental issues.
Sarah received her Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from West Virginia Wesleyan College and is a Certified Public Accountant.