McDaniel selected as Director of Information Technology

SEGUIN City Manager Doug Faseler is pleased to announce the selection of Billy “Shane” McDaniel to fill the position of Director of Information Technology.  McDaniel will be responsible for the daily operations and support of all aspects of the City’s technology applications.

“I have had the good fortune in my career to work within multiple disciplines of IT supporting military, federal, private industry and municipal government technology operations. Through those experiences I can state unequivocally that I enjoy and derive more personal job satisfaction via driving technology in local government for the betterment of the citizens and overall community holistically. I am excited to begin this new journey in Seguin and strongly believe that together we’re going to accomplish great things,” said Shane McDaniel.

McDaniels has over 18 years of experience in Information Technology with his most recent position being with the City of McKinney as their I.T. Infrastructure Supervisor.  During his tenure with the City of McKinney he was responsible for several major projects including: data center decommissioning, AWS cloud migration, fiber ring upgrade, and a number of other significant technology related assignments. 

McDaniel holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Information Technology and a Master’s degree in Information Technology Project Management, both from American Military University.  In addition, McDaniel is a Certified Government Chief Information Officer and currently serves on the education committee of the Texas Association of Government Information Technology Managers.   Mr. McDaniel will assume his duties with the City of Seguin effective March 19, 2018.