Information Technology Structure and Organization
Robert Wheeler and Andrea Savas
(Interim) Deputy Chief Information Officer(s)
UTCIO@ut.edu; (813) 257-3991
Under the general supervision and direction of the ITS Chief Information Officer, the Deputy Chief Information Officer(s) has responsibility for planning, organizing and directing the operational, financial and personnel activities related to the campus data center and data and voice networks; ensuring that all of these are reliable, secure and delivered with high availability.
Susan Kerr, Director of Customer Experience
firstname.lastname@example.org; (813) 253-3926
Responsible for ensuring that all interactions of the Office of Information Technology are in alignment with a strategic, intentional and customer-centric experience. This position also oversees the management of the IT Helpdesk and computer labs.
Scott Thacher, Director of Infrastructure
email@example.com; (813) 253-6013
Responsible for supervision of both network and user services providing direction for the campus network infrastructure and
all user services requirements including procurement, customer service and
Lisa Korthas, Director of Enterprise Applications
firstname.lastname@example.org; (813) 257-3375
Responsible for computer hardware and software to support University administrative processes for student records, financial, institutional development and web systems, as well as other related administrative systems/services. Also, administers Blackboard and assists faculty with their Blackboard requirements.
Amanda Savas, Project Manager
ITPMO@ut.edu; (813) 257-3992
Responsible for the technology project portfolio and to ensure that the appropriate systems, processes and controls for managing technology projects are in place to support the achievement of project and program outcomes while limiting the risk to The University of Tampa.