Startup Grind

Building Better Cities With Archana Vemulapalli, CTO of Washington D.C.

June 22, 2016

Archana Vemulapalli, the Chief technology officer for the Mayor’s office for the district of columbia. The office manages over 10,000 employees overseeing 21 Departments, 33 independent agencies, roughly 69 legislatively mandated offices and 5 regional bodies. 

These include all city services, public property, police and fire protection, District of Columbia Public Schools, The University of the District of Columbia and the UDC-Community College. The mayor's office oversees an annual city budget of roughly $8.8 billion.

Prior to serving as DC's CTO, Archana served as the CTO for Pristine Environments with over 1,000 employees and as the CEO of Intelleva.

Ms. Vemulapalli was selected to participate in Leadership Greater Washington's Class of 2015 and the Women in Technology’s Leadership Foundry Class of 2014. Ms. Vemulapalli serves on the Trustees Council of Penn Women at the University of Pennsylvania. She is a NACD Board Governance Fellow.  

Archana has a MBA from Georgetown University, a masters from UPenn, and an engineering degree from the University of Madras IIT. 

Lets listen into Archana interviewed in Washington DC by Director Brian Park. neither hosts nor alters podcast files. All content © its respective owners.