BLE Senior Report: Zoll new RRB Chief Information Officer
The U.S. Railroad Retirement Board has named Kenneth J. Zoll as its Chief Information Officer.
An independent Federal agency headquartered in Chicago, the RRB administers the $8.5 billion-a-year benefit programs provided under the Federal Railroad Retirement and Unemployment Insurance Acts covering the nation's railroad workforce and their families.
As CIO, Zoll will head the RRB's Bureau of Information Services and will be responsible for planning, directing and coordinating the agency's information resources management program. In addition, he will continue to serve as the RRB's Chief Enterprise Architect, with responsibilities for establishing standards, policies and frameworks to guide the use of information technology as well as developing infrastructure programs and Internet/Intranet strategies.
Zoll will also serve as a member of the RRB's Executive Committee, which is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the agency and for making recommendations to the three-member Board on agency-related policy issues.
A native of Chicago, Zoll is a graduate of Loyola University (B.S. 1969, M.B.A 1975).
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