Lead: Chief Information Officer

Goal alignment: Stewardship, Access, Integration

Member Department
Jerry Sheehan, lead Chief Information Officer
Kregg Aytes Dean, College of Business
John Sheppard Professor, Computer Science
Aurelien Mazurie Director, MSU Bioinformatics Core Facility
Paul Lambeth Director, Information Technology, UBS
Eric Wold Student Systems Specialist
Chris Fastnow Director, Office of Planning & Analysis


Future meetings and topics of discussion

  • To be scheduled
    • Will discuss draft report and recommendations 

Previous meetings

  • November 7, 2014
  • November 21, 2014
  • December 19, 2014
  • January 23, 2015
  • February 20, 2015
  • March 6, 2015
  • April 22, 2015
  • May 1, 2015

Past topics discussed

  • Group final report and recommendations (currently being drafted)
  • Participated in webinar with consultants from Ellucian
    • Reviewed data based decision making
    • Learned about business analytics best practices and Ellucian products
    • Discussed how MSU relates to peers in approaches to business intelligence, data governance and business analytics
  • Guest speakers discussed use of data, reports, pain points and ideas on improving data and reporting at MSU
  • UPdating data group charge
  • Services and activities of the Enterprise Services Group (ESG)
    • Implementation and use of Banner and ancillary systems
  • Types and sources of administrative data and data integrity
  • Operational reporting and Information security