Tim Finnegan
Director, State & Local Government practice

As Director of the State & Local Government practice at SAS, Tim Finnegan leads the sales efforts of a $42 million business that brings the power of SAS analytics to all 50 state governments, as well as counties and municipalities across the U.S. Tim’s 20-year career in information technology spans from the advent of the personal computer and the internet to today’s massively parallel grid and cloud computing. In his role as sales director, he oversees SAS’ commitment to helping state and local government organizations leverage technology to improve the quality of life of their citizens while maximizing resources and budgets. Finnegan is an active member of the North Carolina Technology Association and serves on the Enterprise Architecture Committee of the National Association of State Chief Information Officers. He holds a degree in business administration from Belmont Abbey College in Belmont, North Carolina, where he was a member of the Anne Horne Little Honors Program, president of the student body and captain of the men’s varsity soccer team.