Julie Little is Vice President for Teaching, Learning, and Professional Development at EDUCAUSE. Norma Holland is Director of Leadership Program Management and Professional Development at EDUCAUSE.
BiographyAs Director, Leadership Program Management & Professional Development, Norma's responsibilities included developing content for various EDUCAUSE conferences, meetings, Institute programs, symposia.and other resources. Prior to joining EDUCAUSE, she was the Associate Vice President for University Information Systems at Indiana University. In this role, she had multi-campus planning and operational responsibilities for large enterprise-wide information systems, including systems development, implementation of enterprise resource planning applications, database administration, systems integration, data warehouse, operations and scheduling, systems administration, and global directories. Systems ranged from in-house developed to vendor packages (PeopleSoft, SIRSI) to community source/open source (Sakai, Kuaki). At Indiana University she has held positions in the student services areas as well as multiple positions in the central information technology organization, including IT Director roles in support, instructional technology, research computing and networking. Prior to joining IU, she held several positions as a research chemist working for the U.S. Navy, Stanford University, Arizona State University and the University of Texas at Dallas.
In a continuation of the EDUCAUSE initiative to host forums for discussion of issues of importance to higher education, the Information Technology Governance (ITG) Summit was held September 10–11 in Denver.
EDUCAUSE, as part of its Grand Challenges Program, is hosting several summits on topics of particular importance to higher education.