Jonathan Behnke is the Chief Information Officer for the City of San Diego. He has over 20 years of IT experience managing and implementing technology for a broad range of industries, including public sector, contract services, oil, construction, automotive, distribution, consulting, and manufacturing.
In Jonathan's current role, he is responsible for the technology strategy and operations for America's eighth largest city. This role includes the following responsibilities: data center, network, voice, public safety wireless communications, web services, enterprise applications, portfolio management, cybersecurity, GIS, and data analytics in support of over 11,500 users and 1.4 million citizens.
He serves on the Board of Directors for SanGIS, a joint powers authority between the City and County of San Diego, responsible for maintaining a regional GIS land base and data warehouse. In support of the California Governor's Office of Emergency Services, he serves on the California Cybersecurity Task Force. Jonathan is a member of the Multi-State Information Sharing and Analysis Center; The Municipal Information Systems Association of California; Infragard San Diego; and Metropolitan Information Exchange, representing a group of CIOs from the largest cities and counties in the USA.