Director, Technology & Information
Shushen Chia, Director, Technology and Information, began working for the Department of Housing & Community Development as an application and technology manager in 2008. Mr. Chia, a native of Kaohsiung, Taiwan, was promoted to his current position in 2018. He has an extensive background in information technology, data processing, and application development. As Director of Technology and Information, Mr. Chia oversees project development and infrastructure design; designs three-tier, client-server database applications; and implements cloud applications, geographic information systems, mobile apps, and web applications. Mr. Chia earned master’s and bachelor’s degrees in mechanical engineering from the University of Maryland, Baltimore County and National Chung Hsing University, respectively.