Jon Walton

Chief Information Officer

County of San Mateo

Jon Walton’s passion is to look beyond the basics of traditional technology support. His vision of IT not only serves County employees, but also residents, visitors, and regional partners. Jon seeks to help bridge San Mateo County’s digital divide by bringing internet access to all its communities, regardless of geography or socio-economics.

Jon has over 25 years of experience in the public and private sectors and has won numerous accolades for technology excellence and visionary leadership. Working at a County in the heart of Silicon Valley, Jon understands the importance of collaboration with innovative businesses, governments, non-profits, and other community stakeholders. He rejects the idea of government as a dinosaur and strives to help the County utilize the newest technology to operate at peak efficiency.

Aside from being a self-described geek, Jon is passionate about spending more time at the beach with his kids and racing cars at local tracks.

Jon Walton

Chief Information Officer

County of San Mateo

Jon Walton’s passion is to look beyond the basics of traditional technology support. His vision of IT not only serves County employees, but also residents, visitors, and regional partners. Jon seeks to help bridge San Mateo County’s digital divide by bringing internet access to all its communities, regardless of geography or socio-economics.

Jon has over 25 years of experience in the public and private sectors and has won numerous accolades for technology excellence and visionary leadership. Working at a County in the heart of Silicon Valley, Jon understands the importance of collaboration with innovative businesses, governments, non-profits, and other community stakeholders. He rejects the idea of government as a dinosaur and strives to help the County utilize the newest technology to operate at peak efficiency.

Aside from being a self-described geek, Jon is passionate about spending more time at the beach with his kids and racing cars at local tracks.