Governance

Diagram of the RITE Executive Committee. Click on it to download a pdf of this diagram image.

RITE Executive Committee

Responsible for all major IT decision-making for the Institution and provides guidance as well as sets IT priorities in harmony with the Institution's strategic goals and mission.

 

To ensure that significant opportunities for leveraging technology are considered and opportunities for integration and collaboration are maximized, the RITE Executive Committee receives input from the RITE governance advisory committees.

 

Members:

  • CIO and VP for Enrollment, Marketing & Communications (Chair)
  • Mike Levine, VP for Finance and Management
  • Maryruth Glogowski – AVP, Operations Management
  • Ben Christy, Dean, College of Arts and Humanities (2 Year term)
  • Danny Velez, Interim VP for Student Affairs
  • Bill Benfanti – AVP Government Relations
  • President Student Government Association

 

 

Educational Technology Advisory Committee

The RITE Educational Technology Advisory Committee is a RITE Governance advisory committee which provides oversight and sets priorities for the use of educational technologies that support the learning and teaching environments at BSC.

 

The committee gathers information about how educational technology can enhance instruction, evaluates that information, and makes recommendations to the RITE Executive Committee.

 

Members:

  • Melaine Kenyon - Director, RITE Technology Support Services (co-chair)
  • Tim Bryant – Assistant Professor, English Department – (co-chair, 2 year term)
  • Meghan Pereira - Director, RITE Instructional Design & Training
  • Ken Fujiuchi – Butler Library
  • Sarah Reid – Facilities Planner
  • Jorg Schnier - Art and Design Department
  • Julie Henry – Chair and Associate Professor, Elementary Education and Reading
  • Neil Mazur - Chair of CIS
  • Kelly Frothingham - Geology
  • Student Government Association Representative
  • Carolynn Krupp - Director, RITE Technology Planning and Outreach (ex-officio)

 

 

Administrative Technology Advisory Committee

The RITE Administrative Technology Advisory Committee is a RITE Governance advisory committee which provides oversight and sets priorities for the development and integration of the Institution's enterprise systems.

The committee gathers information about how information systems may enhance business processes and makes recommendations to the RITE Executive Committee.

 

Members:

  • Judi Basinski - AVP, RITE Enterprise Data & Analytics (co-chair)
  • Wendy Paterson – Dean, College of Education (co-chair; 2 year term)
  • Brendan Rooney - Director, RITE Enterprise Systems
  • Aimee Woznick - Director, Academic Achievement Center
  • Bob Baumet – Director, College Accounting
  • Tim Walsh – AVP, College Relations
  • Imon Hossain – Residence Life
  • Student Government Association Representative
  • Carolynn Krupp - Director, RITE Technology Planning and Outreach (ex-officio)
  • Lydia Kawaler – Manager, Personnel Operations
  • Sue Wright – Director, Student Accounts
  • Nigel Marriner – Registrar
  • Connie Cooke – Director, Student Financial Aid
  • Michelle Hockett – Enrollment Management Systems Coordinator

 

 

Infrastructure & Data Security Advisory Committee

The RITE Infrastructure & Data Security Advisory Committee is a RITE Governance advisory committee which provides oversight and sets priorities for information technology, data and security infrastructure.

The committee reviews policies and provides direction to ensure that the security, reliability, integrity and accessibility of enterprise level systems is maintained for all unit stakeholders and makes recommendations to the RITE Executive Committee.

 

Members:

  • Tom Killian - Director, RITE Network and Telecommunications Infrastructure (co-chair)
  • Peter Reganti – Director, Information Assurance and Technology Systems (co-chair, 2 year term)
  • Joel Swisher - Director, RITE Systems Administration
  • Melissa Miskiewicz – Interim RITE Information Security Officer
  • Jim Mayrose – Dean, School of the Professions
  • Rock Doyle – Assistant Vice President, Weigel Health Center
  • John Rellinger – Assistant Director, Advancement Services
  • Jamie Warnes – Assistant Director of Personnel Operations
  • Jeffrey Hammer – Radiation Safety Officer
  • Carolynn Krupp - Director, RITE Technology Planning and Outreach (ex-officio)

 

 

Data Governance Committee

The Data Governance Committee is responsible for the development of a comprehensive framework that balances the institution's need for data with regulatory, compliance, privacy and security restrictions. In this capacity, Data Governance provides leadership for the creation, implementation and oversight of the enterprise-wide information and data management goals, standards, practices and processes while eliminating barriers to the legitimate use of data; provides expertise and support for all aspects of Information and Data Management including ownership, protection, privacy, information use, classification and retention; promotes enterprise-wide Data Management at an executive and senior management level.

 

Members:

  • Judi Basinski – AVP, Enterprise Data & Analytics (chair)
  • Erin Alonzo – AVP, Enrollment Management
  • Yves Gachette – Director, Institutional Research
  • Karen O’Quinn – Associate Dean, College of Natural and Social Sciences
  • Jill Powell – Sr. Assistant to VP of Finance and Management
  • CIO and VP for Enrollment, Marketing and Communications (ex-officio)

Buffalo State    1300 Elmwood Avenue    Buffalo, New York 14222

RITE Support Desk: (716) 878-HELP (4357)    CIO's Phone: (716) 878-3694    Fax: (716) 878-3134

link to the website change form
Buffalo State logo

1300 Elmwood Avenue Buffalo NY 14222 (716) 878-4000