Sharon Mainka is the Chief of Staff to the Vice President for IT and CIO at Texas A&M University. Sharon holds a B.S. in Professional Writing from the University of Houston-Downtown, and an M.Ed. in Curriculum & Instruction ~ Instructional Technology from the University Houston. Sharon has 25 years of IT experience across IT Service Management, Application Development and Implementation, Quality Assurance, Learning Management Systems, Instructional Technology, Instructional Design, and Strategic Planning.

In her role as the Chief of Staff, Sharon oversees the University-wide IT governance program, participates in strategic and tactical planning for the Division of IT, aligns the project portfolio to the needs of the University, and conducts analysis projects and institutional effectiveness reporting.

Sharon Mainka

Sharon Mainka
Chief of Staff to the Vice President for IT and CIO