Since July 2007, Adriane Burton has served as the Director of the Division of Computer System Services (DCSS) at the Center for Information Technology (CIT) within the National Institutes of Health (NIH). Ms. Burton manages NIH’s Central Email System, Active Directory, NIH’s Central Data Center, hosting services, video service, and NIH’s Scientific Computing Cloud. Prior to this role, she was the Acting Deputy Chief Information Officer (CIO) at the Indian Health Service (IHS). Before working at IHS, Ms. Burton was the Deputy Director of the Division of Network Systems and Telecommunication within the Center for Information Technology at the NIH for five years. She managed NIH’s network, security, video, telecommunications, and cabling programs.
Before joining the NIH, Ms. Burton began her federal career at the Internal Revenue Service as a computer systems programmer for eight years. She transferred to the Department of Justice (DOJ) Justice Management Division where she served as the Branch Chief of DOJ’s premiere Network Service Center and consolidated DOJ’s fourteen networks into one enterprise network infrastructure. Ms. Burton has a Masters of Telecommunications Management and a Bachelors of Science in Computer and Information Science.