Open Forum - Chief Information Officer Candidate

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Open Forum - Chief Information Officer Candidate

Postby mnelson » Fri May 01, 2015 10:09 am

Please joint us as we introduce our second candidate for the inaugural position of Chief Information Officer

Mr. Orlando Leon

Wednesday, May 6
1:30 - 2:30 p.m.
Henry Madden Library #2206

Mr. Orlando Leon

Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Master of Engineering – Electrical Engineering and Computer Science – June 2002
Bachelor of Science – Computer Science and Engineering – June 2002
Bachelor of Science – Management Science, with a focus on Operations Research – June 2001

Director of Operations, Learning Environments, Stanford University
(previously ‘Head of Operations, Academic Computing Services, Stanford Libraries” March 2015) February 2014 – present
Strategic leader overseeing 4 teams consisting of 10 staff FTE, 30 student staff, and a dotted line to 60 liaisons to lead initiatives for the delivery of computing services for students, staff and faculty.

  • Lead design, implementation, procurement, delivery, management, and support of staff, public, and residential computing infrastructure consisting of over 1600 computers situated over 120 locations across the campus and the greater San Francisco Bay Area
  • Lead IT consulting and field services support for 450+ staff within the libraries
  • Lead design, implementation, delivery and maintenance of networked imaging infrastructure
  • Participate actively on the leadership team supporting emerging trends in the future of teaching and learning, such as maker spaces and flexible learning spaces within classrooms and residences
  • Engage and participate actively on the campus-wide IT leaders committee
  • Engage vendors on enterprise service offerings – helped bring as an enterprise offering; working with Adobe on Creative Cloud and EchoSign enterprise offerings
  • Serve as chair or co-chair for campus-wide communities or practices (IT apps, Qualtrics)
  • *Enhance public computing services to promote student success – currently exploring virtual computer lab offerings; in process of implementing a pilot for a new centralized printing system
  • Support faculty and students with the iPads for Teaching program
  • Support efforts to redesign the high stakes testing environment
  • Oversee strategically a $2M budget
Applications Leader – Educational Technology, Information Technology Services, University of California, San Francisco June 2012-February 2014
Strategic leader focused to foster collaboration and bring alignment for the future direction of educational technology alongside the future state of enterprise IT architecture at UCSF

Director of IT, Student Academic Affairs - UCSF May 2011 – February 2014
Strategic leader charged with providing leadership in the delivery of IT systems and services relating to student services and student affairs reporting to the Vice Chancellor of Student Academic Affairs

Enterprise Architect, Information Technology Services – UCSF December 2010 – June 2012
Associate Director of Student Information Systems, Student Academic Affairs, UCSF
September 2009 – May 2011

Programmer/Systems Coordinator, Student Academic Affairs, UCSF 8/2006 – 9/ 2009

Senior Project Manager, Global Ledger, Oracle USA July 2005-July 2006

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