Director of Information Technology
Rex Pyle became VDEM's Information Technology Director in June 2014. Rex joined VDEM in 2004 as the agency's webmaster before serving as a senior analyst in the Office of Information Technology. During the past decade, Rex has provided critical technical and operational support across all agency functions.
Rex holds a bachelor’s degree in English, a master’s degree in Library and Information Science from the University of Texas at Austin, and a master’s degree in English from Southwest Texas State University.
Before joining VDEM, he held positions at the Texas Legislative Reference Library, the New York Public Library’s Humanities and Social Sciences Research Library, and Plumb Design, a web services firm.
Rex lives in Church Hill with his partner and three cats. In his spare time, he performs traditional Balinese and experimental music with Gamelan Raga Kusuma, a Richmond-based community gamelan ensemble.