Executive Leadership Team

University Information Technology Services (UITS) is the University of Arizona's central IT unit, headed by the Chief Information Officer. 

The work of UITS encompasses developing and managing the campus network and collaboration infrastructure, information security, high-performance research computing environments, enterprise applications, analytics and reporting needs, services and spaces that support student achievement, and coordinating with the campus's distributed IT work force.

UITS staff directory

Barry Brummund

Chief Information Officer

Barry Brummund serves as the University of Arizona’s Chief Information Officer and leads the central IT organization, University Information Technology Services (UITS).

Barry is responsible for building and implementing a vision that leverages technology as a key driver for the university’s instruction, research, service, and administrative functions. He has day-to-day operational responsibility for ensuring that the broad portfolio of UITS services run securely and efficiently, including information security, business intelligence, enterprise systems, student and academic technologies, research technologies, data center, operations, and campus network.

Barry has been with University of Arizona for over ten years in finance and technology leadership roles and was appointed CIO in April 2018.  He has over 20 years of experience consulting with universities across the country, including leadership of Enterprise Resource Planning and Business Intelligence implementations. He has a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of Nebraska and an MBA from Southern Methodist University.

Executive Leadership Team

Barry Brummund

Chief Information Officer

Thomas Bourgeois

Executive Director, Campus IT Partnerships

Laura Bracamonte

Executive Assistant to the CIO

Marisela Celaya

Interim Senior Director, Finance and Administration

Ravneet Chadha

Interim Executive Director, University Analytics & Institutional Research

Lanita Collette

Chief Information Security Officer & Deputy CIO

Jeremy Frumkin

Executive Director, Research Technologies

Susan Legg

Executive Director of IT Service Management

Derek Masseth

Chief Technology Officer

Susan Richards

Susan Richards

Executive Director, Finance and Administration

Timothy Schwab

Executive Director, Administrative Technologies

Kelly South

Senior Director, Communications and Marketing

Darcy Van Patten

Executive Director, Student and Academic Technologies