The Goddard CIO serves as the Director of the Information Technology and Communications Directorate (ITCD). The CIO has the responsibility, authority and accountability for ensuring that GSFC's information assets are acquired and managed consistent with Agency and federal policies and procedures, and legislation; and that the Center's Information Resouce Management (IRM) strategy is in alignment with NASA's vision, mission, and strategic goals.
The Mission of the CIO is to:
1) Provide the Goddard workforce the information infrastructure and tools that adapt and evolve to effectively and securely support management, science, research, and technology programs
2) Develop, implement, and operate specialized IT systems to support mission planning and operation, and
3) Provide systems that disseminate information to the public and that preserve NASA's information assets.