Mr. Halpin has been a senior leader in the Information Technology field for more than two decades. His experience spans a variety of different industries including the Department of Defense, healthcare, biotech public education and international software development.

Jim is currently the CIO for InnovaSystems International, where their mission is to create extraordinary solutions through innovative software. InnovaSystems an Agile software development company that delivers high-quality technical and IT Support Services to DoD, federal, state and local government agencies. They provide technical solutions and expertise in military readiness, predictive analytics, business intelligence, IT systems management, field integration and support, systems training, learning management solutions, systems accreditation and certification and IT and facilities security. InnovaSystems maintains several offices throughout the United States that are strategically positioned to facilitate interfacing with our primary client, the U.S. Navy. Our headquarters is located in San Diego, California near several key Navy and Marine bases. Our second largest office is located in Norfolk, Virginia near the U.S. Fleet Forces Command. We have additional project and support personnel located throughout the globe to provide services and support to our many active DoD programs.

Prior to joining InnovaSystems Jim was the senior IT officer for La Jolla Bioengineering Institute, Aequitas Consulting, ExactCost Int’l, and Sweetwater Union High School District (the largest secondary school district in California). Jim started his career in IT as a Manager at General Electrical during the Jack Welch years.

In another life, Jim served as a Peace Officer with the City of San Diego.