Joy Hatch


Joy Hatch has over two decades of experience in higher education and is passionate about technology and the intersection of technology with education. She is constantly searching for innovative ways that technology can solve everyday problems, and brings together technology components to align with the needs of each institution. She is an active participant in technology organizations including EDUCAUSE and Campus Technology, including a term on the EDUCAUSE Board of Directors. Joy is the Vice President for Information Technology/CIO at Fairmont State University, and has also served as a Senior IT Executive with CampusWorks, vice president/CIO with Fort Hays State University, Virginia’s Community Colleges, Harford Community College, Bellarmine University and Friends University; and was also the director of academic computing for Friends University. Joy has a master's and doctorate in information systems, along with an MBA and bachelor's in commercial design. She is a pilot and flight instructor, has 2,200+ hours of flight time, holds an Airline Transport Pilot license and has been an Aviation Safety Counselor.

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