Main Nav

Special Mentoring Program Opportunity

Mentoring Photo

Looking for someone to advise you on your career path? Have a difficult personnel situation at work? Need to find someone to help you think through elements of a significant project? Want someone to review your resume? Whatever your issue, there will be a couple of mentoring opportunities available to you at Connect Portland.

  • Luncheon Discussions
    Join your colleagues and mentors for lively group mentoring and professional development discussions during lunch on Days 1 and 2 of Connect. Several tables will be reserved for these group sessions.
  • One-to-One Mentoring: Request by 3:00 p.m. (ET) on February 6
    Schedule a private 30-minute session with EDUCAUSE members who have significant experience in higher education information technology service, management, and leadership. Mentors will be matched with attendees in a professional development capacity during Connect. These scheduled opportunities are limited. Contact if you would like to take advantage of this opportunity.


  • Mike Berman
    Vice President for Technology & Communication, California State University, Channel Islands
  • Sharon Blanton
    Vice President and Chief Information Officer, Hawaii Pacific University
  • Marianne Colgrove
    Deputy Chief Information Officer, Reed College
  • Cindy Dooling
    Director, IT, Pima County Community College District
  • Kyle Johnson
    Dean of Information Technology, Chaminade University of Honolulu
  • Angela Neria
    Chief Information Officer, Pittsburg State University
  • Marty Ringle
    Chief Information Officer, Reed College
  • Roberta Roth
    Communications Officer, Nevada System of Higher Education
  • Bruce Taggart
    Vice Provost for Library and Technology Services, Lehigh University
  • Melissa Woo
    Vice Provost/CIO, University of Oregon






Annual Conference
September 29–October 2
Register Now!

Events for all Levels and Interests

Whether you're looking for a conference to attend face-to-face to connect with peers, or for an online event for team professional development, see what's upcoming.


Digital Badges
Member recognition effort
Earn yours >

Career Center

Leadership and Management Programs

EDUCAUSE Institute
Project Management



Jump Start Your Career Growth

Explore EDUCAUSE professional development opportunities that match your career aspirations and desired level of time investment through our interactive online guide.


EDUCAUSE organizes its efforts around three IT Focus Areas



Join These Programs If Your Focus Is


Get on the Higher Ed IT Map

Employees of EDUCAUSE member institutions and organizations are invited to create individual profiles.



2014 Strategic Priorities

  • Building the Profession
  • IT as a Game Changer
  • Foundations

Learn More >

Uncommon Thinking for the Common Good™

EDUCAUSE is the foremost community of higher education IT leaders and professionals.