Purpose

The purpose of the Information Technology Council is to develop, on a yearly basis, a three-year rolling Information Technology Strategic Plan at the College.

Charter Sponsor

President's Cabinet

Charter Contact

Paul Katchmar, Executive Director of Information Technology

Timeline

Standing

Membership (length of term for members, if applicable)

  • Information Technology Executive Director Ex Officio (Standing) Chair: Paul Katchmar
  • Information Technology Admin Chair Appointed (Standing): Colleen Cornmire
  • IT Help Desk Chair appointed (Standing): Sergey Myalik
  • IT Telecommunications Chair appointed (Standing): Jason Yager
  • At Large member appointed by the President (2021): Nancy Wallace
  • Rome Campus Representative appointed by Dean for Rome Campus (2020): Amir Harbas
  • Administrative Services member appointed by the Vice President for Administrative Services (2021): Jim Myers
  • Member of Academic Affairs appointed by the Vice President for Learning and Academic Affairs (2020): Jim Lynch
  • Member of Student Affairs appointed by the Vice President for Student Affairs (2021): Kate Barefoot
  • Member of Educational Technologies appointed by ADAI (2019): Norma Chrisman
  • Hawk Visions President Appointed (2019): Jennifer Fanelli
  • Senate Faculty Caucus President Appointed (2020): Christine Miller

Does

  • Create, review, and endorse the College’s Information Technology Strategic Plan.
  • Review significant technology investments and expenditures.
  • Recommend new or modified Information Technology services, projects, or systems.
  • Review, approve, and prioritize projects with an Information Technology component.
  • Research and develop long-term Information Technology strategic goals.
  • Research and develop yearly Information Technology operational priorities.
  • Make final recommendations to charter sponsor.

Does Not

  • Make final decisions
  • Discuss personnel issues
  • Discuss contractual issues

Guiding Points

  • Keep the College mission front and center.
  • Be creative and think big.
  • Think about what is best for students.
  • Represent all divisions of the College.

Updated Nov. 2017