Bruce O'Dell is the Chief Information Officer for the NASA Shared Services Center (NSSC). O'Dell leads NSSC IT staff in Agency-wide desktop outsourcing initiatives as well providing support for Agency back office services in finance, human resources, procurement and information technology.
During O'Dell's 25 year career, he has worked in both public and private sector organizations. Prior to his assignment at the NSSC, he served for six years as an Information Technology Director and Deputy CIO for the Government Printing Office where he was a champion for e-Business, process reengineering, knowledge management, information assurance and critical infrastructure protection. Other Government assignments included Deputy CIO for the Executive Office of the President and Director of Information Management at the U.S. House of Representatives where he was a primary advocate for privatization, as well as interagency support and partnering efforts.
O'Dell holds a bachelor's degree in business management from Rochester Institute of Technology in New York, and a master's from Central Michigan University.