Office of the Chief Information Officer

United States Department of Agriculture

Office of the Chief Information Officer

Empowering the USDA Mission

The OCIO encompasses seven divisions covering all aspects of developing, delivering, and defending USDA information technologies.


A high-performing IT workforce and system that delivers reliable, timely, and value added service.


Enable USDA’s mission of doing right and feeding everyone through innovative, secure, and cost-effective IT solutions and services.

Strategic Goals

  • Improve customer IT experiences
  • Cultivate a data-driven culture
  • Expand risk-based policies
  • Cultivate a highly-effective IT workforce
  • Optimize value of IT services