ORG National Institutes of Health (NIH) Title NIH CIO BIO Ms. Norris serves as the Director, Center for Information Technology (CIT) and Chief Information Officer (CIO) at the National Institutes of Health. As the NIH CIO, she provides oversight of NIH’s $1 billion IT portfolio that supports scientific research and discovery. As CIT Director, Ms. Norris manages a broad range of NIH-wide information and IT services, including a high-speed research network, a high-performance scientific computing system, communication and collaboration platforms and tools, bioinformatics research programs, business solutions and applications, and 24 x7 operations of NIH’s distributed IT environment. Ms. Norris comes to the NIH from the National Science Foundation where she established the foundation’s strategy and managed its IT systems and services. Prior to joining NSF, Ms. Norris was Deputy Chief Information Officer for Management at the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, managing the agency’s $2 billion IT portfolio.