Katie Kahler has accepted the position of chief of staff in the Office of the CIO. Kahler has served as a senior project manager in Information Technology Services since 2017. She will onboard to her new role this month and officially transition on Jan. 3.

The year was marked with significant change, both in how the campus utilizes technology and in how the IT community works to provide it. The 2021 OneIT Year in Review highlights how helped the university meet numerous COVID-related needs and helped shape the future of work on campus, while still making progress on core-mission activities such as enhancements to research computing services and programs to improve teaching and learning.

Julie Cunningham has accepted the position of senior director of human resources for Information Technology Services (ITS), starting March 1. Cunningham is the associate director of HR for the State Hygienic Laboratory and the Office of the Vice President for Research, where she has worked since 2018. She is also currently serving as interim senior HR director for the Tippie College of Business and served as the interim senior HR director for the Graduate College last fall.