BiographyChris Eagle is an IT Strategist and Enterprise Architect for the University of Michigan. In this role, he provides strategic planning and directional guidance for technology throughout the U-Mich campus. Chris is a key member of the team that created Michigan's first campus-wide IT strategic plan and is continually working on bridging the gaps between IT strategy, IT architecture, and IT projects. Chris is vice-chair of the steering committee for the EDUCAUSE IT Architects Constituent Group (Itana).
Before coming to U-Mich, and higher education, in 2011, Chris had spent 30 years in private industry, much of it in executive leadership roles, with companies such as Borders Books, American Laser Centers, and Saturn/GM. He also co-founded two venture funded start up companies, Entyre Doc Prep, and JustTalk.