David J. Hinson is the Campus Chief Information Officer at Apogee, Inc.
He comes to Apogee from Drury University, where he served for five years as the Executive Vice President, Chief of Staff, COO & CIO.
Prior to that, David was at the Yeshivah of Flatbush, located in Brooklyn, NY, the largest independent Jewish Day School in North America, where he served as Director of Technology Services. He has also served as the Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer at Hendrix College, where he worked on matters of information infrastructure, instructional technology, and institutional business support and research.
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