Information Technology Liaisons

Agenda Notes
October 11, 2016 October 11, 2016
May 5, 2016 May 5th, 2016
February 24, 2016 March 15, 2016
December 17, 2015 December 17, 2015
November 5, 2015 November 5, 2015

Purpose

IT Liaisons’ purpose is to:

  • Promote relationships between Information Technology and the Jackson College community.
  • Obtain the optimal use of IT systems and resources.
  • Support understanding of current and emergent campus technologies.
  • Facilitate communication between Information Technology and the Jackson College community.

Member Roles and Responsibilities

Roles and responsibilities may vary based upon the specific members role in the institution. Below are activities that represent the intended nature of IT Liaisons.

  • Inform departmental users of changes in technology and current IT issues.
  • Provide technical advice, guidance and recommendations on all IT related issues across campus.
  • Provide technical guidance on the advantages, disadvantages and potential impact of emerging technologies (i.e. operating system changes, application changes, hardware changes).
  • Participate in end user testing and beta testing of updates and new releases.
  • Work with information Technology to communicate the status of Information Technology initiatives to the Jackson College community.
  • Update Information Technology of departmental issues and new initiatives.
  • Advise how the projects may be implemented.
  • Propose and provide guidance on policy related to inforamtion technology issues.

Membership

Membership is open to all Jackson College employees. Information Technology will identify and invite members to ensure that all employee groups and departments are appropriately represented.

Meetings

Meetings are held monthly for 1.5 hours.  Days and times may vary to accommodate teaching schedules, and provide opportunity for maximum participation. Members are encouraged to bring a brown-bag lunch to the meeting.

Meeting Facilitator

Lisa Taylor, 517.796.8673

Current Members

Lisa Taylor, Jim Jones, Marcie Clone, Jennifer Dobbs, Monica Bouman, Larry Choate, Chris Davis, Patricia Davis, Stephanie Davis, Katie Fall, Shannon Fischer, Dave Fitzgerald, Angel Fonseca, Dianne Hill, Amanda Janes, Karen Marler, Mike Masters, Melissa Merkel, Amy Miller, Sandra Orta, Mark Ott, Kris Pursell, Deb Schissler, Kimberly Seaburg, Shirin Kambin Timms, Steven Tuckey, Melissa Weatherwax, Heather Wollet, Dott Znosko