Office of the CIO

Office of the CIO

The Chief Information Officer oversees campus IT projects, cybersecurity, policy, research cyberinfrastructure and communication between college and departmental IT offices. The office includes a Chief Information Security Officer, Chief Technology Officer, Executive Director and Chief of Staff.

Chief Information Officer

M. Dee Childs serves as the Vice President for Information Technology and Chief Information Officer at Texas A&M University. Dee leads Texas A&M’s enterprise IT strategy in alignment with the university’s Vision 2020 strategic plan.

M. Dee Childs
Vice President for Information Technology & Chief Information Officer

The CIO Oversees...

The Division of IT

The Division of Information technology provides technology services to the university and The Texas A&M University System.

IT Projects

Strategic initiatives and projects are created by the Division of IT leadership team to meet the needs of the campus community.

IT Governance

Ensuring Information Technology leadership at Texas A&M has an operational and transparent decision-making policy.

CIO Direct Reports

Cheryl Cato
Chief Technology Officer & Associate Vice President

Michael Sardaryzadeh
Chief Information Security Officer & Associate Vice President

Pete Marchbanks, Jr.
Executive Director, IT - Deputy Chief Technology Officer

Josh Kissee
Chief of Staff

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