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Mark A. Hughes, Associate Vice President/Deputy CIO 

Hughes is an accomplished senior Information Technology executive with more than 40 years progressive IT experience.

He has work history in diverse environments, covering all aspects of IT, achieving extraordinary results aligned to organizational mission and goals.

He is a progressive, people-oriented leader known for organizational transformation and developing high-performing, collaborative teams.   

As Associate Vice President, Technology Resources, Hughes leads a team of more than 100 professionals responsible for high performance computing; systems administration; administration of enterprise systems, in-house development, and cloud services; network operations and telecommunications; and project and business process management. 

Our Departments

Core Systems

Led by director Jodi Steen

The mission of Core Systems is to provide accessible and reliable computing services by supporting the virtualization, server, storage, database, and backup infrastructures as well as the core business applications of the university for the students, faculty and staff of Texas State.

 


Enterprise Systems

Led by director Martin Mills.

The mission of Enterprise Systems is to support and enhance enterprise computing applications by performing programming and application support functions, facilitating access to information through development of reports and dashboards, extending use of electronic document management services, and providing a robust and streamlined Identity Management system for the Texas State community.


Learning Applications Solutions

Led by director Rori Sheffield.

 


Network Operations

Led by director Mike Krzywonski.

The mission of Network Operations is to provide accessible, reliable, and sustainable voice and data communications services to enable the Texas State community to effectively meet their business, teaching, learning, and research goals.


Project Management Office

Led by director Janell Pemberton.

The mission of the Project Management Office is to deliver projects with predictable consistency, efficiency and success with customers to ensure they can meet their business, teaching, learning, and research goals.