Sammamish Names New IT Director

Release Date: June 04, 2019
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The City of Sammamish has hired James Hominiuk as its new Information Technology Director.

Hominiuk, who comes to Sammamish from the City of Seattle, is a graduate of the Computer Systems Program from the Northern Alberta Institute of Technology (NAIT), and has more than 30 years of technology industry experience, including private sector technology consulting and electric utilities. His public sector service includes directing technology departments for public safety, electric utilities, County and City governments. He is certified in ITIL, Six Sigma, and BRMP.

He will join the City officially on June 20, 2019.

Interim IT Director Steve Schommer will still be with the City through the end of this month. Schommer came to Sammamish as a volunteer to assist shortly after the malware attack in January 2019, and has been instrumental in guiding the City through that incident and rebuilding the Sammamish’s IT infrastructure and team.