Thomas Kunka

Biography

Thomas Kunka leverages a diverse skillset and over twenty-five years of experience in higher education information technology to develop and manage new and innovative IT services that support teaching, learning, communication and productivity. Currently he leads the design and implementation of a comprehensive set of enterprise digital signage services for the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and chairs the SharePoint User’s Group. Prior to his work at the University of Illinois, he revived and expended campus-wide technology training as a community of practice at Illinois State University. A graduate of the EDUCAUSE Leadership Institute and involved with EDUCAUSE since 1998, Thomas has helped form two EDUCAUSE Constituent Groups – the Digital Signage CG in 2011 and the SharePoint CG in 2014.

EDUCAUSE Publications

  • Just Show Up: Creating Collaborative Communities
    • Article

    In 2011, the University of Illinois began deploying a multi-campus SharePoint shared service, but the effort's scope soon exceeded the resources of its diverse project team.

EDUCAUSE Presentations

Memberships

EDUCAUSE Member
ELI Member
ECAR Subscriber

EDUCAUSE Involvement

  • Constituent Group Leaders
    • Adhoc Group, 2011 - 0001
  • EDUCAUSE 2005 Program Committee
    • HISTORIC, 2005 - 2005