Town of Bloomfield Hires New CTO; Promotes Within For Assistant Director

David Weathers & Warren Plummer

The Town of Bloomfield has announced the hiring of two leadership positions in the Office of Information Technology and Innovation. David Weathers joins the Division as Director and Chief Technology Officer, while Warren Plummer receives promotion to Assistant Director.

“The 2022 Fall Season has been a challenging period for the restructured Office of Information Technology and Innovation (ITI), a division of the Town Manager’s Office,” said Stanley D. Hawthorne, Town of Bloomfield Town Manager. “The former Director and Assistant Director accepted new opportunities leaving a void in leadership for ITI. I am very pleased with the appointment of David Weathers as Chief Technology Officer and the promotion of Warren Plummer as Assistant Director of Information Technology, both appointments made during the month of December. I am confident that their partnering efforts along with the other community builders of ITI, Weining Wu and Thangu Narasimhan, will put us back on course to provide Bloomfield with state of the art technology, innovative practices, and continuous improvements on behalf of all community builders and neighbors.”

Weathers brings over 25 years of Information Technology experience to the Town of Bloomfield. He has held leading roles in government, healthcare, manufacturing and software development companies, including 13 year of State government experience where he held leading technology roles including project management, unified communications, networking and customer service for multiple state agencies. His experience includes Program Manager for new statewide telecommunication solution, Senior Information Technology (IT) Project Manager for State office building remolding projects including 55 Farmington Avenue, 450 Columbus Boulevard, and 165 Capital Avenue facilitating the planning, implementation and support of new technology for the State.

Weathers also served in the US Navy as a Submariner, stationed out of Groton, CT aboard the USS San Juan.

Plummer has been working with the Town of Bloomfield for almost 10 years serving as an IT Analyst focusing on the Police Department where he worked closely with previous IT leadership on projects and infrastructure upgrades and management.  Most recently, Plummer stepped up to help see that the division maintain its support level for the Town while going through its own internal transitions. 

Plummer obtained a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Connecticut majoring in Business Administration, Management Information Systems.