David Schaefer is a Manager of Application Development in the IT Services department at Miami University in Oxford, Ohio. He leads a team of four application developers who support a diverse mix of applications, including Identity and Access Management and web services. His experience in project management includes the implementation of purchased applications as well as the development of home-grown ones. In supporting Miami's installation of the Ellucian Banner ERP software, David has dealt with data conversions, software customization, and reporting. He holds a master's degree in management and a bachelor's degree in finance from Miami, as well as an associate's degree in computer science from Franklin University.