BDPA Mourns Loss of Former CIO

National BDPA (NBDPA) is mourning the loss of one of its Distinguished Members. Former National Executive Committee (NEC) Member and former NBDPA Chief Information Officer (CIO), Julius Clark, Sr., passed away on Saturday, September 7, 2019. He was 51.

In 2012, Mr. Clark (left, top photo) won NBDPA’s Epsilon Award for Professional Achievement during National BDPA’s annual Technology Conference. In 2001, he served as National BDPA’s Charlotte Chapter’s High School Computer Competition (HSCC) Coordinator. In 2007, he became the Chapter’s President-Elect and eventually served as the Chapter’s President from 2010 to 2012.

A native of Boston, Massachusetts, Julius Clark, Sr., MBA BSEE, was an Information Security Professional receiving CISSP, CISA, and MSCE Industry Certifications. He served on the Boards of National BDPA and CompTIA’s Creating IT Futures Foundation.

Memorial services for Mr. Clark will be this Saturday, Alexander Funeral Home, September 14, 2019 from 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM local time in Charlotte, North Carolina.


— BDPA photo © 2012

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