Chad Chronister, Sheriff
Chief Information Officer Chris Peek
Chris Peek joined the Sheriff's Office in 2002 as a project manager, and since 2005 has served as the Chief Information Officer (CIO) overseeing the Information Services Division. Mr. Peek supervises the installation, maintenance, and operation of the information technology infrastructure and services for the agency. In 2009, the Evidence Section was added to the division.
Mr. Peek has worked in the information technology field since 1989, and has a diverse background in different areas of information technology and services. He has worked in a variety of roles including development, systems administration, architecture, systems analysis, database administration, data center operations, disaster recovery, and consulting. Prior to joining the Sheriff's Office, Mr. Peek worked in private sector within a variety of industries, state government, technology vendors in a consulting capacity, and provided independent consulting services to a variety of organizations including several Fortune 100 companies.
Mr. Peek has a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Information Systems from Saint Leo University. He has lived in the Tampa Bay area for most of his life.