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The City of Portland, Oregon

Office of Management & Finance

Bureau of Technology Services

BTS HelpDesk: 503-823-5199

1120 SW 5th Avenue, Suite 1111, Portland, OR 97204

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Jeff Baer is the Chief Technology Officer (CTO) and Director of the Bureau of Technology Services (BTS).

He has over 25 years of experience in progressively responsible government contracting, management, and senior leadership positions, 13 of those years with the City of Portland. Baer recently served as the manager of the Public Safety Systems Revitalization Program (PSSRP). He also held the position of the Director of the City’s Bureau of Internal Business Services, where he oversaw Portland’s CityFleet, Facilities Services, Printing & Distribution, Risk Management, and Procurement Services. As CTO, he reports directly to the City’s Chief Administrative Officer.