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Maggie Jesse (The University of Iowa)

Maggie Jesse
Senior IT Director

Iowa City, Iowa

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Maggie Jesse is the Senior Director of Instructional Services in Information Technology Services at the University of Iowa. She and her staff are responsible for the physical and virtual learning spaces on campus, as well as for developing and encouraging faculty to adopt pedagogically-sound technology strategies. Maggie chairs the campus Academic Technology Advisory Council (ATAC) and leads the University of Iowa Learning Spaces Executive Committee (LSEC). She is one of three co-directors of the Iowa State Regents’ Academic Technologies Affinity Group and is chair-emeritus of the CIC Learning Technologies Group. She is active in EDUCAUSE and the EDUCAUSE Learning Initiative (ELI). She regularly presents seminars and workshops across the country on “Community-Based Decision Making”. In 2006, Maggie was awarded the University of Iowa David J. Skorton Staff Excellence Award for Public Service from the University of Iowa. Maggie received her MBA from Iowa in 2003.

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