On election day 2010, Christie Borchin started as Agency CIO for the California Department of Veterans Affairs.   She left her position of CIO for the Department of Insurance (CDI) where she spent the last decade.

“I am excited to work for a great department that helps those who have proudly served our nation,” said Borchin.

At CDI, she oversaw the Department’s implementation of the Telecommunications and Infrastructure Replacement Project, the Online Assistance System for Insurance Submittals and the overall automation of self service eCommerce systems for insurance brokers and agents.

Before serving as CIO, she managed the Application Development and Maintenance Bureau at CDI overseeing custom application development and maintenance services; database and application server support, testing and operations.

During her 28 years of service with the State of California, Christie has also held key tech positions at the Employment Development Department, among others.