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David Stack (University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee)

David Stack
Chief Operating Officer and Deputy CIO

Milwaukee, Wisconsin

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David Stack PhD is the Chief Operating Officer and Deputy Chief Information Officer for IT at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (UWM) where he earned his doctorate in Engineering. He has overall responsibility for the human resources, budget, and organizational/operational matters of the University Information Technology Services (UITS). All UITS staff who design, develop, engineer, operate and support UITS services report through the organization to him as the COO/Deputy CIO. Stack’s IT career began in Client Services and he has served at the director level and above at UWM since 1999. Stack has held many national leadership responsibilities with professional societies, especially EDUCAUSE where he currently serves on the Core Data Services Working Group and the Calculating the Cost of Distributed IT Working Group, a joint project of ECAR (EDUCAUSE Center for Analysis and Research) and NACUBO (National Association of College and University Business Officers). Stack is a Campus Champion for the NSF's Extreme Science and Engineering Discovery Environment (XSEDE) and a frequent presenter at regional and national conferences.

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