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Julie Ouska | CIO and Vice President of IT, Colorado Community College System

Current Position and Past Experience
Julie Ouska is currently CIO and Vice President of IT of the Colorado Community College System and has been in this role 2007. CCCS-IT provides enterprise technology to 13 community colleges with 35 campuses, 8,000 employees and 141,000 students throughout Colorado. Prior to CCCS, she was a General Manager for SunGardHE Managed Services. Previously she was CIO/VP for Administration and Information Technology at Mercy College in New York. Julie served as a member of the EDUCAUSE 2012 Program Committee and has served on the Educause Nominating Committee and Proposal Review Committee.

Education, Honors and Achievements
Ouska holds a Master of Science in Organizational Leadership from Mercy College. She also has a Bachelor of Science in Business, Management Information Science, as well as a Bachelor of Arts in Fine Arts—Teacher Education from the University of Northern Colorado.

Personal Details and Community Involvement
Ouska makes her home in Elizabeth, CO, and in her spare time raises Morgan horses and Whippets.

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