Short Named to National Advisory Board
October 14, 2009
BLOOMINGTON, Ill. – Illinois Wesleyan University’s Assistant Provost and Chief Technology
Officer Trey Short has been named to the Advisory Board of the National Institute
for Technology in Liberal Education (NITLE).
NITLE is a community-based, non-profit initiative dedicated to helping undergraduate-centered
colleges, universities and educational organizations use technology effectively to
strengthen undergraduate education.
Short’s two-year appointment will consist of providing strategic advice for the organization.
Goals for this year include deepening NITLE's engagement with specific sectors of
the liberal arts community and developing strategic partnerships with other organizations
“Members serving on the Advisory Board will have a direct, positive impact on the
advancement of liberal education,” said W. Joseph King, executive director of NITLE.
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. He was appointed
assistant provost and chief technology officer at Illinois Wesleyan University in
Contact: Rachel Hatch, (309) 556-3960