David Weil '87, MS '89, serves as Ithaca College's Chief Information Officer and member of the college's Senior Leadership Team.
He is a national thought leader in higher education information technology and directs the entirety of the college’s IT operation, which includes Applications and Infrastructure, Engagement and Client Technologies, Information Security, and Learning and Innovative Technologies.
David earned his bachelor’s degree in computer science and master’s degree in communications, both from Ithaca College. He is also active in EDUCAUSE, a national nonprofit association whose mission is to advance higher education through the use of information technology. Weil is a graduate of the EDUCAUSE Frye Leadership and Leading Change Institutes. He is a frequent contributor to conversations about leadership and the role of IT in higher education, and has presented at numerous national conferences, conducted webinars, and published articles on these topics. He is one of the faculty members and co-creators of the EDUCAUSE Senior Director Leadership Institute, and routinely works with other IT leaders to further explore the topic of Digital Transformation (Dx) and other issues related to IT in higher education.
In 1988 David was instrumental in establishing the college's Educational Technology Day, a regional technology show that over 1,200 people attend annually.