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Alabama Acting CIO Jim Purcell Is a Man on a Mission for Smarter State IT, July 19, 2017 Government Technology
Jul 21, 2017  -  Jim Purcell wasn’t expecting a call from Alabama’s new governor, Kay Ivey, and he certainly wasn’t expecting her to ask him to head up the Office of Information Technology (OIT) — but that’s exactly what happened last week.
Governor Ivey Appoints Jim Purcell and Todd Cotton to Cabinet Posts
Jul 18, 2017  -  MONTGOMERY – Governor Kay Ivey announced on Wednesday that she has appointed James “Jim” Purcell, Sr. as Acting Secretary of Information Technology and Todd Cotton as Acting Commissioner of the Alabama Department of Senior Services.
Apr 11, 2017  -  MONTGOMERY, Alabama (April 10, 2017) – Kay Ivey was sworn in as the 54th Governor of the State of Alabama in the Old Senate Chamber in the Alabama State Capitol by Acting Chief Justice Lyn Stuart.
Alabama's OIT Secretary, Joanne Hale nominated for GOLDEN GOV : State Executive of the Year a 2017 STATESCOOP50 Award
Mar 22, 2017  -  The visionary state executive leading state government into a new technology landscape with innovative ideas and by inspiring others to get on board.