Frank Feagans


Frank has 35 years of experience in Information Technology. The University of Texas at Dallas is a 29,000+ student (and growing), selective, research 1 institution located in Dallas, Texas. As Vice President and Chief Information Officer, Frank is committed to providing innovative, secure information technologies that support students, faculty and staff and help achieve the University’s goals and initiatives. In addition to delivering services marked by excellence, value and reliability, the office serves as a resource for the latest advances in higher education technology.

Before joining UT Dallas, Frank was the Executive Director of Central IT at the University of Arizona. Prior to joining the U of A, Frank spent three decades in private industry IT leadership roles. His stops included 11 years with McDonald’s Corporation, 4 years with McDonald’s global supply chain integrator, and 2 years with US Cellular.

Frank has led all aspects of IT, including application development, cyber-infrastructure, research, architecture, traditional infrastructure, operations, project management, and client services.

A native of Illinois, Frank holds a Masters degree in Computer Science and a Bachelors degree in Computer Engineering from the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign.

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