Community Technology Consortium (CTC)

The CTC advises the CIO on issues related to IT infrastructure and architecture.


  • To promote coordination across Brown of IT strategies, architectures, methods and priorities
  • To identify and plan top priority collaborative initiatives that broadly serve Brown
  • To allow Brown-wide IT best practices and standards to be jointly developed
  • To foster innovation and to allow the best ideas and solutions to be broadly shared
  • To coordinate support for local units during transitions of IT leadership or during times of emergency
  • To serve as a technology advisory group to the CIO
  • To provide advocacy for issues of Brown IT community concern


Monty Combs (chair) Director of Systems and Services, Facilities Management
John Bazik Director of Information Technology - Computer Science
Nora Dimmock Associate University Librarian for Digital Technologies
Paul Koussa Director of Computing and Information Services, Center for Statistical Sciences 
Jennifer Lane Business Intelligence Manager, CIS
Tim McCleary Director of Advancement Information Services, Division of Advancement
David Mycue Director of Information Technology, School of Engineering
Stephanie Obodda Assistant Director IT Communications, CIS
Donald Rogers Associate Director, IT Service Center
John Spadaro Deputy CIO, CIS