Senior Leadership

Penn State IT Senior Leadership Team

Don Welch, Vice President for Information Technology and Chief Information Officer, is accountable for the entire University IT organization. The Penn State IT Senior Leadership Team is responsible for Penn State IT. They focus on creating new initiatives, protecting University technology, collaborating with faculty and researchers, and cultivating operational excellence.

Jennifer Sparrow
Deputy CIO/Associate Vice President
Teaching and Learning with Technology
 Dave Gindhart
Associate CIO
University IT Partnerships
Mary Gorman
Financial Officer
Strategic Partner
Chris Lucas
Associate Vice President
User Success
Erike Shoffner
Senior Director
Business Operations
Jen Stedelin
Associate Vice President
Enterprise Applications
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Associate CIO
Scott Wong
Human Resources
Strategic Partner
 Bill Wrobleski
Associate Vice President

University IT Partnership Team

The University IT Partnership Team brings together leaders from multiple IT constituency groups to provide a forum for two-way communication on challenges and opportunities across Penn State, to share information on upcoming IT changes, and to offer updated progress reporting related to the University IT Strategic Plan's goals and objectives.

Don Welch

Vice President for IT and CIO

Jennifer Sparrow

Deputy CIO

Michael Busges

Enterprise Project Management Office

Kate Domico

College IT

Dave Gindhart

University IT Partnerships

John Hoh

Campus IT

Jason Hughes

College of Medicine IT

Rich Sparrow

Information Security

Jim Taylor

Research IT

Tom Weber

Administrative IT

Kari Williamson

IT Advisory Council