Simon Huang serves as the Chief Technology Officer for the City of St. Louis and St Louis Development Corporation in the Office of Mayor Tishaura O. Jones.
His focus areas are long-range technology planning and strategy, effectiveness of internal operations and programs, and application of technology to improve government services. Additionally, he works towards equitable access to technology for City residents.
Most recently, Simon worked in management consulting for Experience on Demand, a local organization specializing in strategic planning and execution. Previously, Simon served as Director of IT for St. Charles County where he had overall responsibility for all technology strategy and operations. Before that, he was Director of Technical Services in Information Systems for Caleres.
Simon has his Bachelor degrees in Math (Grinnell College, IA) and Computer Science (Washington University) and an MBA from Washington University in St. Louis. A long- term St. Louis resident, he has raised his family here and has deep ties to the community. He enjoys travel, photography and frequenting the variety of food establishments St. Louis offers.