[U]Tech Additional Achievements

External Involvement:

  • AT&T Colleges and Universities, Advisory Board
  • Campus Technology, Advisory Board
  • Center for Higher Education CIO Studies, Board  
  • Dell End User Computing Customer Advisory Council, Board
  • ECAR/CDS Information Systems and Applications Working Group, Co-Chair
  • Edgerock Higher Education, Advisory Board
  • First Mutual Holding Company, Board  
  • Hyland Higher Education, Advisory Board
  • Internet2 NET+ Service for Amazon Web Services, Advisory Board
  • Internet2 Core Purposes, Membership Structure and Program Funding, Task Force
  • MOR Leaders Conference Local, Site Facilitator
  • Ohio Board of Regents, CIO Advisory Board
  • One Community, Board
  • Regulated Data Special Interest Group, CASC, Co-Chair


  • Confessions of a Service Management Obsessed CIO, CIO Talk Network Blog
  • New Challenges in Active Learning, Educause Review Article
  • Student Success Pervades Top IT Issues, Edgerock, Campus Technology Article
  • Ten Resolutions for the Modern CIO, CIOReview, Special Edition on Education Technology
  • The Power of We, CIO Talk Network Blog
  • The Secure Research Environment and the Safely Held Electronic Data Platform, Research ShowCASE Poster
  • Top 10 IT Issues: Foundations for Student Success, Educause Review Article


  • Beach Reads for Techies, ComputerWorld
  • Higher Education Edition, Front Cover Photo, NMC Horizon Report
  • How IT Can Prepare for VR, AR and MR in the Enterprise, ComputerWorld


  • The Future of IT in Education, Campus Consortium's EdTalks Webinar    
  • Changing the Culture of an Enterprise, Hyland Higher Education and Healthcare Executive Forum
  • Collect it; Share it; Secure it: Build a Secure Research Environment and They Will Come, OHECC
  • The EDUCAUSE 2017 Top 10 IT Issues, EDUCAUSE Annual Conference 2016
  • Effective Leadership in IT Organizations, International Conference on Information Systems
  • First 90 Days as a CIO, CHECS Panel Webinar
  • Fostering Use of High-Speed Networks, HPCs, and ScienceDMZs for Research, OHECC
  • Growing and Evolving the Science DMZ, Internet2 Technology Exchange
  • Guiding Academic Transformation, The NMC Horizon Report and the ELI  Key Issues in Teaching and Learning, EDUCAUSE Live! Webinar
  • IRB and Information Security, CASC Panel Discussion
  • New Frontiers in Education: Supporting Academic Transformation with Augmented Reality, Next Generation Learning Spaces Conference
  • Observational Health Data Sciences and Information, Hadoop Hackathon
  • One Phish, Two Phish, Red Phish, Blue Fraud, EDUCAUSE Security Professionals Conference
  • The Critical Competencies of Successful Senior IT Leaders, International Conference on Information Systems  
  • The Great Identity Debate, Internet2 Global Summit
  • The Leadership Journey, MOR Advanced Leaders Program at Case Western Reserve University


  • 2016  Digital Edge 50 Award
  • 2017 Horizon Report Video Competition Winner
  • Editorial Board Member Award- American Society for Clinical Oncology Journal of Clinical Oncology Clinical Cancer Informatics
  • MOR Lead From Where You Are Award
  • PI for NSF CC*DNI Award
  • Rising To Next Level of Interactive Learning Award
  • SAN Award Nomination