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Joe Kraus Reston

12359 Sunrise Valley Drive
Reston, VA 20191



Email: joe.kraus@wipfli.com

Joe Kraus


Joe Kraus is a chief information officer (CIO) advisory consultant, serving as coach and quarterback to enable his clients to realize the full potential of technology and innovation to increase and otherwise enhance the impact of their services. The CIO advisory practice team at Wipfli provides services that include but are not limited to IT maturity assessments, technology strategy and roadmaps, design thinking, virtual and interim CIO services, alignment of innovation with organizational strategic goals and more.

Past experience

  • Chief information officer for the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum
  • Managing director and CIO for the U.S. Government Accountability Office
  • Senior vice president and CIO for Intelsat

Professional memberships and activities

  • Society for Information Management (SIM) – Board member
  • CIO – Executive board member
  • Executive Council of CIOs – Member


Business consulting services

Areas of Focus

  • CIO advisor
  • Strategic implementation
  • Digital transformation
  • Cultural transformation
  • Executive leadership
  • IT leadership mentoring
  • Program/systems management
  • Change leadership


University of Southern California
  • Master of science degree in systems management
University of Pittsburgh
  • Bachelor of science degree in electrical engineering