Chief Information Office

At A&M-Commerce, the Center for IT Excellence's (CITE's) goal is to provide our university community with the tools, systems, and solutions needed for success. CITE is responsible for strategic planning, oversight, and direction of A&M-Commerce's Information Technology (IT) infrastructure, resources, and services. CITE provides critical technology support to three campuses and partners within the A&M-Commerce community to enable innovation, learning, discovery, and service. CITE's responsibilities include:

  • Working with academic and administrative units to evaluate IT requirements, capabilities, and requests
  • Managing A&M-Commerce's infrastructure and services, including administrative systems and information management, networking, telecommunications, data centers, information security and privacy, academic and collaborative applications, computing infrastructure, IT services and strategic sourcing accessible technology, customer services, and technology business continuity
  • Working with the President, the University's CITE Steering Committee, and appropriate governance committees to determine IT strategies, policies, priorities, and resource allocations throughout the institution
  • Representing A&M-Commerce IT interests at state and national levels

Our success as an organization would not be possible without the help, support, and collaboration of our partners across campus. Their dedication to A&M-Commerce's academic and research missions inspires us to identify, design, and build technology solutions to support the outstanding work they do. We are more than just the cables and equipment that connect our customers with each other and the outside world; we are true strategic partners with the customers we serve. We are committed to providing the value-added services and tools to exponentially boost their efforts and their success.

Tim Murphy
Chief Information Officer