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David Blair

Chief, Transformation Delivery Division, USCIS Office of Information Technology


Mr. David Blair joined the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Office of Information Technology (OIT) as the Chief of Transformation in January 2017.  In this capacity he is responsible for managing the USCIS Transformation Program, which is a digital modernization initiative to streamline and enhance USCIS’s case management and benefits processing operations.  Before joining the OIT team, Mr. Blair served as the Chief of the Capability Delivery Division (CDD) within the Office of Transformation Coordination (OTC), and was accountable for delivering digital capabilities and services via a web-based IT solution called the Electronic Immigration System (ELIS).

Before joining USCIS in 2012, Mr. Blair was a Program Manager at the Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Pacific (SSC Pacific) in San Diego, CA, managing several defense-related projects that provided critical software and systems engineering support to naval information warfare.  Prior to that, Mr. Blair spent over 11 years serving as a U.S. Navy SEAL at SEAL Teams Eight, Five, and Three.

Mr. Blair attended San Diego State University where he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in International Security and Conflict Resolution, and a Master of Science in Homeland Security.

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