Ryan Fernandes, GISP

Title: 
Director of Technology Services
Organization: 
City of Weston, FL
Bio: 

Ryan Fernandes is Director of Technology Services for the City of Weston, Florida. He oversees all technology infrastructure and provides strategic direction to enhance the city’s operations and services to it’s constituents.  The City of Weston has only ten (10) city employees and contracts with service providers to perform most city services including Police, Fire, Building, Planning & Zoning, Engineering, Parks, Public Works, Landscaping, IT and Administrative Services. The city’s official employee’s primary function is to deliver the best services by carefully monitoring and managing the contract service providers.

Prior to joining The City of Weston in 2015, Ryan was Chief Information Officer of Fulton County Government in Atlanta, Georgia. With more than 25 years in local government operations, he has also served in various leadership positions including Deputy Director of Public Works for Fulton County. Ryan holds a Masters in Public Administration from Georgia State University and a Bachelors in Computer Information Systems from Florida Atlantic University.  Ryan is a certified Geographic Information Systems Professional (GISP) and enjoys fishing and diving in his hometown of Delray Beach, Florida.