Author - Gregg Chottiner
Gregg joins New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) as interim Chief Information Officer (CIO) after decades of work in technology leadership, mainly in the higher education and government sectors. With extensive experience in systems engineering, Gregg is uniquely equipped to provide executive leadership in emerging technologies, migrations of legacy systems, and solutions to complex business and technology programs and projects. His track record of digital transformation, large-scale business process improvement, cost containment, and organizational efficiency is exceptional and equally weighted against his ability to build consensus and achieve optimal team performance. With over 20 years of experience in the public and private sector in the roles of CIO and Chief Technology Officer (CTO), Gregg most recently spent five years as CIO and Vice President for Technology at University of Maryland University College (UMUC), and 10 years as CIO and Vice President of Technology for the State University of New York. Holding an undergraduate degree in Electrical Engineering and a graduate degree in Information Technology Management and Systems, Gregg is well equipped to handle the difficult and complex nature of today’s technical environments.