Advisory Council

Utah State University

Order from left to right

Top Row: Brandon Brown, Skip Bailey, Steve Welker, Leston Drake, Michael Allred, Carl Allen, David Lewis, David Berg, Dennis Phillips, Benjamin Wilson
Bottom Row: John Johnson, Rob Clyde, Steven John, Darwin John, Cliff Higbee, Joe Wood


Steve Welker
Chair – Management Information Systems Advisory Council

Name Title Company
Doug Adams Delivery Project Executive IBM Global Services
Carl F. Allen Manager, Corporate IS Security Intermountain Health Care
Michael Allred Chief Information Security Officer State of Utah
Clain Anderson Director, ThinkVantage Technologies IBM
Gregg D. Bailey CIO Tobacco Alcohol Firearms and Explosives
Alex Bell Vice President, Marketing & Business Development Blackwell Consulting Services
David Berg Senior Vice President & CIO O.C. Tanner Recognition Company
Daniel Bray CTO Direct Financial Solutions
Brandon Brown Enterprise Risk Services Deloitte & Touche LLP
Rob Clyde VP of Technology Symantec Corp.
Linda Criddle Owner/Author LookBothWays, Inc
Paul Devenny Business Development Executive North America-Utilities Sector Vertex
Leston Drake President & CEO Letterpress Software, Inc
Kent Erickson Senior VP and General Manager, Workgroup Novell
David Fuller Consulting Director Interactive Intelligence
Chris Henley Sr. Evangelist Microsoft Corporation
Cliff Higbee Director of Membership The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints
Darwin John Former CIO FBI; The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints
Steven John CIO
David Lewis CIO Deseret Mutual Benefit Administrators
Ivan Lumala ADE Regional Lead/Ed Solutions Group Microsoft Corporation
Debi Mofford Sr. VP of IT & Chief Information Officer Worker's Compensation Fund
Niel Nickolaisen Chief Information Officer Headwaters
Ted Peck Executive VP and CIO Educators Mutual Insurance Association
Dennis Phillips Lead Program Manager, Information and Communications Systems Department The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints
Mark Sunday Chief Information Officer Oracle
Rick L. Velasquez Lead Program Manager The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints
Steve Welker Director IT Questar Corporation
Ben Wilson JD CISSP General Cousel and VP of Product Development DigiCert, Inc
Benjamin Wilson Principal Consultant Xcera Consulting, Inc
Joseph Wood Customer Services Director Rapidigm