John H. Sudduth, CISSP, PMP

John H. Sudduth, ABMS CIO

Chief Information Officer

In his role as Chief Information Officer, John H. Sudduth, CISSP, PMP, oversees all aspects of the operations of the Information Services department. He supports ABMS’ strategic initiatives and provides guidance to Member Boards on their technology needs.

Mr. Sudduth previously served as Chief Information and Security Officer for the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago (MWRD). As CIO, his responsibilities included oversight of the MWRD’s information technology as it related to IT strategy, policy, support, and operations. He served on the MWRD Executive Team, which was responsible for developing and executing the organization’s information technology strategic plan.

Mr. Sudduth was the Chief Information Officer for the Illinois Department of Public Health, where he was also responsible for developing and implementing the agency’s information technology strategic plan. He leveraged modern technology to drive efficient health care outcomes by coordinating with public health agencies across Illinois. Mr. Sudduth utilized best practice Business Process Mapping (BPM) methodologies to lead efforts to document and re-engineer business processes throughout the Agency.

He earned several technical and professional certifications, including Project Management Professional (PMP), Microsoft Certified Information Technology Professional (MCITP), Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), and Certified in Risk and Information Security Control (CRISC).

Mr. Sudduth holds a Master of Science in Information System Security and a Bachelor of Science in Organization Behavior, both from Northwestern University in Evanston, IL.