Chris Gill currently serves as Drake University's Chief Information Technology Officer. Prior to assuming the CITO role at Drake, Mr. Gill was the Chief Information Officer at Gonzaga University for more than 10 years and a member of the Gonzaga University information technology team for more than 24 years. Beginning in 1990 as a video producer for the Gonzaga's distance education program, he has held a variety of positions in Media Services and Information Technology Services, including Video Producer/Director, Video Operations Manager, Director of Desktop Support Services, and Director of IT Project Management and Planning.
Mr. Gill is a 2005 graduate of the EDUCAUSE Frye Leadership Institute. He served on the 2007 EDUCAUSE national conference program committee and on the EDUCAUSE Professional Development Committee. He also served as a member representative to the Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities (AJCU) IT Managers' organization, and the member council of the Northwest Academic Computing Consortium (NWACC). He holds a Bachelors degree from Gonzaga University and a Masters Degree in Technology Management from Washington State University.