Cruz Nieto Chief Technology Officer, California Secretary of State
Cruz Nieto is a digital strategist with more than 20 years experience in the public sector working
in management positions leading enterprise-wide business and IT programs and projects from
strategy development through implementation with state government experience in the
Franchise Tax Board, Department of Finance and the California Department of Technology.
Cruz graduated from Golden Gate University with a bachelor's degree in Business
Administration. Cruz is a native of Sacramento and fluent in Spanish with parents originating
from Mexico. Cruz is the Board Chair of the Latinas in Tech Sacramento Valley Chapter.