East Providence names Information Technology Director

June 14, 2024

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East Providence names Information Technology Director

Note to Editors: Please see attached photo of Carlos D. Zambrano

EAST PROVIDENCE, RI – East Providence Mayor Bob DaSilva has appointed Carlos D. Zambrano as the city’s new Information Technology Director.

Zambrano will be responsible for and oversee the city’s IT Department while managing, coordinating, and supporting technology across the city.
“There are so many incredible and positive things going on in our city,” Mayor Bob DaSilva said. “Mr. Zambrano brings decades of expertise in leading strategic technology initiatives while using his technological skills in various fields including municipal work, education, retail, and healthcare.”
Mr. Zambrano’s skillfulness in cybersecurity and his strong leadership make him the perfect fit for East Providence,” DaSilva added.

Before joining the City of East Providence, Zambrano served as the Director of Technology Services at Family Health Center of Worcester where he oversaw IT operations for the healthcare facility of more than 500 people across 12 buildings. In addition, Zambrano successfully managed a multi-million dollar budget, while overseeing compliance with industry standards and regulations.

Prior to his time at Family Health Center, Zambrano served as the Director of Technology for the City of Warwick where he oversaw day-to-day IT operations, created significant cost-saving measures for the city, and developed and implemented a long-term IT plan for the city. In addition, Zambrano previously served as the IT Director for East Greenwich Public Schools.

Zambrano earned his Master of Business Administration in Organizational Leadership and his Bachelor of Sciences in Information Science from Johnson and Wales University. He also served five years as a personnel specialist with the U.S. Air Force Reserves.