Information Technology Advisory Council

Charge

The Information Technology Advisory Council provides a collaborative forum for academic and administrative stakeholders to offer advice and guidance regarding University strategic directions, policies, plans and support of information technology (IT) at Ferris State University.

Responsibilities

The Information Technology Advisory Council will:

  • Serve as the standing council to facilitate the identification, discussion and advice on strategically important areas of information technologies
  • Serve as bidirectional communication channel with the academic and administrative leadership about strategic IT issues, applications, and services
  • Review and provide advice on the development, implementation and assessment of the University’s Plan for IT
  • Review and provide advice on University-Wide Information Technology policies
  • Review and provide advice on IT offerings, device support and discontinuing of services
  • Members of the Advisory Council will be responsible for communicating important issues to their respective areas

 

ITAC Membership

The core group will be a balance of information technology, academic and administrative employees. Guest speakers, subject matter experts, and other participants will be invited to attend as appropriate. The co-chair will invite members from areas with a known vested interest in the direction of information technology at the University.

Co-Chair Position
Jake Martin Chief Technology Officer
Members Position
Amy Greene Executive Director Online Education, Extended & International Operations
Gheretta Harris Associate Vice President, Auxiliary Enterprises
Jeff Gabalis Digital Media Specialist, Media Production
Kristen Salomonson Dean, Enrollment Service and Director of Admission and Records
Leonard Johnson Associate Provost, Academic Affairs
Scott Garrison Dean of Library
Scott Thede Director, Technology Assistance Center
Ted Halm Web Content Manager
Ralph Williams Director, Enterprise and Application Services
Trinity Williams Associate Dean, Arts & Sciences