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Information Technology Executive Profile

Daniel Key is the director of the City of Tacoma's Information Technology Department. He is responsible for establishing the City’s technology vision and leading technology advancement in support of the City’s broader mission and objectives. His scope of responsibilities include:

  • Strategy
  • Program and Portfolio Planning
  • Telecommunication Services
  • Digital Government Services
  • Business Applications Services
  • Governance and Risk Management
  • Cybersecurity
  • Infrastructure Operations

Key joined the City of Tacoma in April 2018 from Seattle City Light, where he had served as Information Technology Director. He believes in helping community members live healthier and more sustainable lives through the application of information technology. 



  • The Evergreen State College in Olympia, Washington 

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Daniel Key 

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