John Starr brings over 35 years of project and engineering management experience to the Chief Education Office. Prior to joining CEdO he has worked in the Semiconductor, consulting engineering, and construction industries. He retired from Intel Corporation after 20 years of service and is new to the public sector. John is excited to participate in the development and sustainability of the upcoming State Longitudinal Data System, providing new insights and enhanced decision making opportunities for the improvement of the Oregon educational system. He is a Navy veteran specializing in cryptographic systems and cryptology. In his spare time he enjoys historical research and home projects.