In his role as CIO for Lesley University, Daryl Ford has learned to manage perception versus reality.
Daryl Ford is the Chief Information Officer for Roger Williams University. Prior to joining Roger Williams Daryl served as Chief information Officer for Lesley University. As the leader of the Information Technology Department, Daryl is responsible for all the technology systems and support services at Roger Williams. He is an accomplished Information Technology leader, having graduated from Northeastern University with a Bachelors of Science in Electrical Engineering, he later went on to receive Masters degrees in Information Technology and in Business Administration from the University of Massachusetts Boston . Daryl has gained a variety of experience from different organizations ranging from universities, corporate enterprises, state government, and startup companies. Daryl is an active member of Educause and NERCOMP. He has also presented at conferences and forums on a number of topics including Cloud Computing, Data Center Architecture, Data Storage Solutions, and Enterprise Architecture EA).