Office of the Senior Vice President for Finance and Operations

Brian D. Burnett

VP/CIO Finalist Public Forums

Members of the University community will have the opportunity to hear from the finalists for the next Vice President for Information Technology and Chief Information Officer.  This systemwide leadership position is responsible for all aspects of providing IT services that are responsive and service-oriented.


Finalists will be announced one day prior to their visit.  Public forums will be held at the Best Buy Theater on the fourth floor of Northrop Auditorium, Twin Cities campus.  For those who would like to participate remotely, the events will be live-streamed and include opportunites to submit questions.  Information on candidates and a link to the live stream will be posted on this website.


• Monday, May 22 at 2:00 pm - Best Buy Theater, Northrop Auditorium or Daren Hubbard (Resume Available)

• Tuesday, May 23 at 2:00 pm - Best Buy Theater, Northrop Auditorium or - Bernard Gulachek (Resume Available)

• Wednesday, May 24 at 2:00 pm - Best Buy Theater, Northrop Auditorium or - Michael Ryan (Resume Available)


Evaluations may be completed following the presentation at


For questions, more information, or to request accommodations, please contact Paige Rohman, professional staff to the search committee, at