The mission of Information Technology Services is to support and facilitate the use of technology in creating, communicating, and applying knowledge, fostering communication and collaboration, promoting efficiency and convenience in University services, and ensuring security and business continuity.
Opinder is responsible for university-wide oversight and advancement of technology. In delivering these services, the CIO collaborates with executives, the board of trustees, university leadership, faculty, staff, and students focusing on technology and innovation in research, teaching, learning and administration.
David leads the Educational Technology Services team, supporting the university's Education Technology strategy. In managing these services, the AVP collaborates with college and administrative stakeholders, focusing on delivering solutions which address academic, business and technology needs.
Srini is responsible for planning the University's business and academic technology needs. Working in collaboration with ITS and university leadership, he works to ensure we continue to have a robust roadmap as well as refine our engagements with business and academic unit leaders, supporting their priorities with technology.
Carol oversees the accounting and financial management of department budgets including enterprise projects within the ITS division. She also supports the CIO with the division’s strategic planning, asset procurement and audit as well as managing vendor contracts and human resources.
Nick manages the security group and oversees related programs, which strives to protect USF’s technology and university data resources, as well as cyber security. He is responsible for establishing policies, processes & USF's security framework, measuring security health & risk mitigation as well as oversees vulnerability remediation.
Manny is responsible for the emerging architecture of the infrastructure at USF and the transitioning of technology from former architecture to current standard. He oversees the advancement and support of enterprise systems, email and network security initiatives, wired and wireless network engineering, and university computing and storage solutions.
Trigby supervises the programming team and application administrators. He brings extensive experience managing technical teams at various organizations both in the commercial and nonprofit space. He has deep expertise delivering a wide variety of technology solutions, ranging from application deployments, ERP and CRM systems, and 24/7 operational production support.
Nikki oversees the ITS eStore, Computer Refresh program, ITS Service Learning, Hardware and Software computing standards, Office Moves, Adds and Changes, Service Management, Computer Donation Program, ITS emergency communication and focuses on the overall continuous improvement of all front line services.
John oversees the Technology Training program for faculty and staff, including administration of LinkedIn Learning. He also oversees ETS programs that support the advancement of educational technology, including the Innovative Teaching with Technology Faculty Awards, faculty summer Intensive program, Tech Certificate, and lunchtime tech talks.
Larry oversees the design, installation, support, and maintenance of Smart Classrooms and AV installations at USF. Learning Spaces Engineering manages the Echo360 lecture capture system for record classes, lectures, and personal captures. He also manages the Media Services department, whose services include digital AV recordings of classes and events, and AV media conversions.
Susan oversees strategic initiatives to promote online, hybrid and technology assisted education at USF. Susan co-chairs the Provost Office's Student Hybrid Experience Advisory Board and is a member of the President's Advisory Committee on the Status of Women. She also teaches USF 101, a first-year course for USF undergrads and serves as the University Quality Matters Coordinator.