Trey Short

Trey Short

Trey Short Appointed Assistant Provost and Chief Technology Officer

March 10, 2009

BLOOMINGTON, Ill.-- Effective March 15, Trey Short will become Assistant Provost and Chief Technology Officer (CTO) at Illinois Wesleyan University.

Short, who currently serves as Interim Associate Vice President of Information Technology (IT), will report directly to Provost and Dean of the Faculty Beth Cunningham.

Cunningham noted in her announcement of the new appointment that Short has strong support from everyone across campus and his calm demeanor and enthusiastic attitude will serve him well in the role of CTO.

"The campus network electronic implementation has benefited from Trey's direction, first in wiring the entire campus and now in working with the Network Services team on the current network electronics upgrade project. He has collaborated on a daily basis with faculty, students, staff, and administrators on a variety of issues such as web services, telecommunications, IT help desk policies and campus cable television," said Cunningham.

Short, who joined the staff at Illinois Wesleyan in 1989, received a Bachelor of Science degree in Technology of Industry from Illinois State University in 1986.

Contact: Sherry Wallace, (309) 556-3181