Department of Energy Appoints Josh Linard as Acting CDO
The CDO role reports to the DOE Office of the CIO, led by Ann Dunkin. The position has been vacant for 6 months since previous CDO Emery Csulak left DOE for a private-sector position in Nov. 2022.
Linard has served in various roles at the DOE, including Geospatial Information Officer, Technical Data Manager, and Site Manager. He previously served for a dozen years as a hydrologist for the U.S. Geological Survey.