Betsy Reinitz

Biography

Betsy Tippens Reinitz is the Director of the Enterprise IT Program at EDUCAUSE, where she is developing a vision as well as the activities, resources, and events that support members in their enterprise and administrative IT efforts. Before coming to EDUCAUSE, Betsy worked for 14 years at the University of Washington Bothell, most recently as Assistant Vice Chancellor for Information Technologies, where she led efforts to align technology planning, resource allocation, and strategic direction with the mission and goals of a fast-growing public university. Her background is in user support and training, and she has always been as interested in people as she is in technology. She worked in user support at Wellesley College prior to moving to the west coast. Before joining EDUCAUSE, Betsy served on numerous EDUCAUSE committees, including the 2014 Connect committee, the 2013 Annual Conference Program Committee, the 2008 Western Regional Program Committee, the Fellowship Advisory Committee, and the Member Information Services Committee. She chaired the 2012 West/Southwest Regional Conference Program Committee. Betsy is a 2005 Frye Leadership Institute Fellow. Connect on LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/in/btreinitz Follow on Twitter: @btippens

EDUCAUSE Publications

  • Four Conclusions from the 2017 Enterprise IT Summit
    • Blog

    The 2017 EDUCAUSE/NACUBO Enterprise IT Summit looked at cross-institutional relationships and the impact that IT, business, and finance leaders can have on college and university goals when they work collaboratively across the institution.

EDUCAUSE Presentations

Memberships

EDUCAUSE Member

EDUCAUSE Involvement

  • ECAR-CDS Information Systems and Applications Working Group
    • Member: 2016 - 2019
  • Enterprise IT Content Working Group
    • Staff Liason: 2016
  • Enterprise IT Program Advisory Group
    • Staff Liason: 2015
  • Enterprise IT Program Advisory Group
    • Staff Liason: 2015 - 2017
  • IT Issues Panel
    • Member: 2013 - 2014
  • EDUCAUSE Connect 2014 Career Counselors Committee
    • Chair: 2013 - 2014
    • Member: 2013 - 2014
  • EDUCAUSE Connect 2014 Core Committee
    • Member: 2013 - 2014
  • EDUCAUSE 2013 Program Committee
    • Member: 2011 - 2013
  • West/Southwest Regional Conference 2012 Program Committee
    • Chair: 2011 - 2012
    • Member: 2011 - 2013
  • Best for the West Planning Committee 2010
    • Member: 2010 - 2011
  • Fellowship Advisory Committee
    • Member: 2008 - 2011
  • ELI Challenges Project
    • Member: 2008 - 2009
  • Western Regional Conference 2008 Program Committee
    • Member: 2007 - 2008
  • Member Information Services Committee
    • Member: 2004 - 2006