Unit IT Steering Committee


  • Provide campus leadership for the IT community
  • Establish U-M's strategy for shared infrastructure
  • Make strategic recommendations to the IT Council
  • Receive proposals from IT Commons and other groups
  • Set priorities for development of shared services and infrastructure
  • Ensure strategic direction set by the IT Council is properly addressed
  • Facilitate collaboration across units



Ed Adams
Information Technology Senior Director
Ross School of Business
Jim Bujaki
Executive Director Infrastructure Services
Information and Technology Services
William Connett
Chief Information Officer
Institute for Social Research
George DiGiacomo (elected by IT Commons - Strategic Planning)
Director of Technology Services
Division of Student Affairs
Ted Hanss
Chief Information Officer
Medical School
Dan Maletta
Interim Executive Director for Information Technology at the College of Engineering
College of Engineering
Bill Manspeaker (elected by IT Commons)
Information Technology Manager
Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning
Andy Palms
Executive Director for Communications Systems and Data Centers
Information and Technology Services
Laura Patterson
Chief Information Officer and Associate Vice President
Information and Technology Services
David Sweetman, Chair
Director, Information Technology
College of Literature, Science and the Arts
Regis Vogel
Director Development Services
University Development
Matt Walters (elected by IT Commons)
Computing and Technology Services Manager
School of Social Work
Maurice York
Associate University Librarian for Library Dean and Teaching, University Library
Library Information Technology