The interim Chief Information Officer, and Jane Okech, Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs, are providing oversight and direction for the Brightspace implementation. This process involves stakeholders representing multiple perspectives and institutional roles.

Implementation Committees:

Project Team

Justin Banker, Enterprise Applications/Database Services
Justin Henry, LMS Administrator, Enterprise Applications/Database Services
Alex Messinger, Manager Information Systems and Online Learning, Professional and Continuing Education
Rachel Seremeth, Director of Enterprise Applications/Database Services (co-lead) 
Wendy Verrei-Berenback, Assistant Director for the Center for Teaching & Learning (co-lead)

Steering Committee

The Steering Committee provided insight and guidance to the Project Team during the transition. This committee was retired in October 2023 and will be replaced by an ongoing advisory committee in December 2023. We thank the Steering Committee members for their time and guidance. Former Steering Committee members included:

Thomas Borchert, Faculty Senate, President​
Esbey Hamilton, Extension ​
Veronika Carter, Registrar​
J. Dickinson, Vice Provost of Academic Affairs and Student Success​
Amber Fulcher, 504 ADA Coordinator​
Andy Gingras, ETS Client Services​
Justin Lista, Student Government Association ​
Abigail McGowan, chair of Associate Deans group​
Sharon Mone, Student Accessibility Service​
Helen Read, Chair ERTC Committee, Faculty Senate ​
Justin Mark Hideaki Salisbury, Graduate Student Senate
Alex Yin, Office of Institutional Research​ and Assessment

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