Staff Spotlight


SIGUCCS 2016 Best of Category: General Service Campaign

Texas A&M IT created The Game of Aggie LIFE to educate campus members about online security. During the Security Awareness Month campaign over 10,000 players visited the site.

SIGUCCS 2016 Best of Category: Use of Social Media

With a combined 17,000+ followers on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram Texas A&M Information Technology has the highest social reach of any IT organization in higher education.


Tech Summit 2017

Texas A&M Information Technology employees shared their knowledge at Tech Summit 2017. The following individuals presented at the annual conference:

  • Robert Cheyne – Real-Life Process Improvement
  • Robert Cheyne, Melanie Iden and Kevin Richard – Using ServiceNow for Change Management and Contract Administration
  • Dee Childs – What’s Next: Futurecasting with IT Leaders
  • Puneet Gaddam and Dawn Watkins – Web Accessibility Testing Tools
  • Cynthia Kauder – Compliance 411: Roadmap to an Accessibility Plan
  • Joshua Kissee – Strategic Planning for an IT Service
  • Judith Lewis – Business Process Efficiency Case Studies Using the Laserfiche Shared Service
  • Steven Manning – Incident Response with Memory Forensics
  • Michael Pace – Project Management Essentials: Skills for Success & Project Scheduling 101
  • Jeffrey Phillips – Texas A&M IT Solutions & Support - We’re Here to Help
  • Xavier Porter – {U}X, Not {Me}X: Putting People Back into the Experience


Bridging the Gap Between Students and Security: 7 Steps to Creating a Successful Cybersecurity Campaign

Authors Allison Oslund and Morgan Hampton showcase the strategy behind creating engaging cybersecurity awareness campaigns in this blog published in the EDUCAUSE Review.


Dee Childs

CIO Dee Childs serves on the InCommon Steering Committee for Internet2, a not-for-profit, technology community that provides a collaborative environment for education organizations to solve shared technology challenges.

Susan Edmisson

As Chair of the University Staff Council, Susan Edmisson represents the interests of the more than 6,000 staff at Texas A&M University.

Tom Golson

Tech Summit 2017 Track Chair: General Technology & Security Track Chair

Joshua Kissee

Tech Summit 2017 Track Chair: TAMUS Shared Services Track Chair


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