IT Strategic Governance Committee

Members of the IT Strategic Governance Committee are:

  • Jay Akridge, College of Agriculture – Administration, Glenn W. Sample Dean of Agriculture
  • James Almond, Senior Vice President for Business Services and Assistant Treasurer
  • Patrick Carducci, Purdue Memorial Union
  • Raymond DeCarlo, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • Suresh Garimella, Executive Vice President for Research and Partnerships and the Goodson Distinguished Professor of Mechanical Engineering
  • Leah Jamieson, John A. Edwardson Dean of Engineering and Ransburg Distinguished Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • Connie Lapinskas, Office of the Vice President for Business Services and Assistant Treasurer, Assistant Provost for Financial Affairs
  • Trent Klingerman, Interim Vice President for Human Resources
  • Gerry McCartney (chair), Vice President for Information Technology, Chief Information Officer, and Olga Oesterle England Professor of Information Technology
  • Rabindra Mukerjea, President's Office, Executive Director of Strategic Planning and Assessment/Prof Land Arch
  • Andrea L. Thomas, Technology Writer Information Technology Customer Relations

David Carmichael

Director of IT, College of Engineering; Director, ECN; & Academic Computing Liaison


Donna Cumberland

Executive Director, Research Computing

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Brent Drake

Chief Data Officer, Office of Institutional Research, Assessment and Effectiveness


Douglas R. Foster

Associate Vice President for IT Application Services & Deputy Chief Information Officer

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Greg Hedrick

Chief Information Security Officer

James Johnson

James Johnson

Director, Fiscal Affairs


Julie Kercher-Updike

Associate Vice President of Teaching & Learning Technologies and IT Customer Relations

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Nishant Rao

Director, College of Science Information Technology & Academic Computing Liaison


Dan Schumacher

Interim Executive Director, IT Infrastructure Services

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Pat Smoker

Director/Department Head College of Ag IT & Academic Computing Liaison

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Anita Tuttle

Director of Information Technology, College of Health & Human Science & Academic Computing Liaison


Jackie Wilson

Director, Information Technology Human Resources

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