NYC Now Has A Chief Digital Officer

We're always ahead of the curve, huh? Enter Rachel Sterne, NYC's first CDO, or "Chief Digital Officer." And, get this, she's only 27—just in case you need a kick in the ass career-wise. Her resume includes the CEO title of crowdsourcing news website GroundReport, a teaching position at Columbia Business school, and a vibrant Twitter account. Besides being a regulation hottie, Sterne's new duties will include "leveraging the vast potential of the City's independent and entrepreneurial tech communities," as well as mining "public-private partnerships that the City could implement in the digital realm." How much do you wanna bet this gal will be in D.C. before she's 30?
Get to know your new CDO in a interview she gave on social media below. (Animal New York)