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Courtney Carpenter

RETIRED Chief Information Officer

Office: Hugh Jones Hall 210
Email: [[cmcarp]]
Phone: 757 221 2001

About Courtney

As IT's former chief information officer, Courtney Carpenter presided over a diverse professional staff committed to providing a wide range of top-notch technological services to William & Mary. He reported directly to the Provost and was the face of W&M IT at the senior administrative level.

Courtney holds a B.S. degree from Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, Virginia. He began his career at William & Mary in 1995 as Director of Telecommunications. He became the Director of Technology in 1998, Associate Provost for Information Technology in 2001, and the university's first CIO in 2006. Prior to W&M, Courtney worked for the federal government in Defense Information Systems.

Courtney Carpenter's professional activity also includes participation in various organizations, as well as membership on several university-wide committees:

Professional Organizations and External Committee Membership
  • Chair of VA Higher Education CIO Committee
  • Southeastern Universities Research Association IT Committee
  • Mid-Atlantic Research Infrastructure Alliance
  • University Consortium for Advanced Internet Development (Internet2)
  • Jefferson Lab IT Steering Committee
  • The Association for Telecommunication Professionals in Higher Education
  • Virginia Alliance for Secure Computing and Networking
College Committee Work
  • Information Technology Steering Committee
  • Risk Management Committee
  • College Emergency Management Team
  • Advisory Committee on Space Management
  • Campus Master Plan Steering Committee
  • Business Innovation Steering Committee
  • ERP Project Management Team