Craig Spohn

Cyber Innovation Center

Geo Area
Region 7


Craig C. Spohn has thirty-five years of business experience in the Information Technology field, working in international, commercial and federal government markets. Currently, Craig is the Executive Director of the Cyber Innovation Center which is a public/private initiative whose mission is to support research, education and technology advancement for the cyber domain and to foster collaborative and strategic alliances between governmental agencies, private industry and academic institutions.

Before serving as the Executive Director of the CIC, Craig was the Director of an Information Technology Consulting Group. Prior to returning to Shreveport-Bossier, Craig was with Science Applications International Corporation, a large defense contractor. At SAIC, Craig served as Vice President for Middle East Business and coordinated SAIC’s Saudi Arabian business activities as General Manager of the Saudi Joint Venture.


AFCEA Biomedical Research Foundation of NW LA
Bossier Chamber of Commerce Board
Consortium for Education, Research and Technology
Council on Alcoholism & Drug Abuse of Northwest Louisiana Board
FBI Citizens Academy
Louisiana Committee of 100 for Economic Development
Louisiana Community and Technical College System Board of Supervisors
Louisiana State University at Shreveport Science and Technology Council
Louisiana Tech University Computer Science Industrial Advisory Board
Military Affairs Council Board of Directors
Ouachita Independent Bank Board of Directors
Rotary of Shreveport
The Committee of 100
Vice Chairman of Governor Jindal’s Transition Team for Higher Education


Craig and his wife, Stacy, have a son, Sam, and two daughters, Caroline and Sarah-Catherine.