Information Technologies invites the campus community to participate in an open forum for Barbara Lopez, a candidate for IT platforms director, Friday, Sept. 16 at 8 a.m. in the Roberts Room at Scholes Hall. Lopez is currently the director of IT Infrastructure for the Public Service Company of New Mexico.

She has worked extensively in IT since 1987 with a proven track record of management and project oversight and platform development. Lopez' work has also been characterized by successful leadership techniques and a high level of technical expertise.

The UNM community is encouraged to attend and ask questions regarding how the direction of IT might affect their academic and business direction at the University.

Contact Kimberly Waseta at 277-0752 or with any questions.

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