Steve Mills serves as Chief Information Officer for Rackspace. As CIO, Steve is responsible for Rackspace's IT systems and tools, technology operations, operational metrics and interfacing with IT suppliers and resource providers. Steve came to Rackspace from T-Mobile USA, where he was Vice President of Enterprise Systems. Prior to that, he was Vice President of Technical Operations for T-Mobile HotSpot. His experience includes serving as Director for Technology Delivery for Texas Online, the State's eGovernment portal, while at BearingPoint, Inc. He has also held positions with start-ups Alex eBanking and Berkom USA, as well as pcOrder.com, and E-Systems. Steve, a Mississippi native, has a B.S. in Computer Science from the University of Southern Mississippi, an M.S. in Computer Science from Southern Methodist University, an M.E. in Systems Engineering from Texas Tech University and a Ph.D in Computer Science from Southern Methodist University.