About - Director of Information Technology

Terry Prindle began his IT career 25 years ago working for the State of Wisconsin in October of 1998.  He has spent the majority of his career working in the Public sector and most recently joined the City of Friendswood IT team in July of 2023 as the Director of Information Technology.  


The Information Technology department is responsible for the daily technology needs of staff as well as planning for the future with the City’s business goals in mind.  Under his direction, the IT team is responsible for the technology needs for day-to-day tasks, mitigating technology risks, and supporting the infrastructure.  Terry proudly served as a member of the Wisconsin Cyber Response team and will be applying to the Texas Volunteer Incident Response Team (VIRT).


Terry earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Information Technology Systems from Herzing College in 1998.  He is eager to start working on the Certified Government Chief Information Officer certification as well as his Master's degree with a focus on Cyber Security Management.


Terry and his wife are the proud parents of 2 children and 4 dogs.  They are active in their church, enjoy spending time with their dogs, exploring new ways to BBQ, and spending time with family and friends.