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

Brent Drake thumbnail

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

Hedrick Thumbnail

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


Dan Schumacher

Interim Executive Director, IT Infrastructure Services

Pat Smoker thumbnail

Pat Smoker

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


Jackie Wilson

Director, Human Resources

Purdue University, 610 Purdue Mall, West Lafayette, IN 47907, (765) 494-4600

© 2015 Purdue University | An equal access/equal opportunity university | Copyright Complaints | Maintained by ITaP

Trouble with this page? Disability-related accessibility issue? Please contact