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Spelman Technology Services

Spelman Technology Services (STS) is committed to service excellence and professionalism as we establish and sustain partnerships with our community. We strive to ensure consistency in our communication, our action, and our strategic focus on digitalization and innovation.

Our Mission
To support the mission of Spelman College by delivering technology services, solutions and guidance.

Our Vision
To be an exemplary, service-oriented partner of the faculty, staff, students, and the community of Spelman College.

Meet the Vice President of STS

John Wilson John B. Wilson
Vice President and Chief Information Officer

As CIO, John Wilson will be responsible for realizing a critical aspect of Spelman’s Strategic Plan 2022: Imagine. Invent. Ascend. Modernizing and upgrading campus technology infrastructure is an important focus of the strategic plan priority “Enhancing Operational Excellence,” and the new CIO will lead that transformation.

“One of my primary goals is to engage with faculty, staff, students and strategic partners to develop a unified technology vision for the College,” said Wilson. “Enhancing the teaching and learning experience will be a high priority. From smart classrooms to interactive learning experiences and course material that can be accessed from remote locations, my focus will be on removing technology barriers and improving operational support.”

“John brings 20 years of progressive higher education senior leadership experience to the College,” said Spelman President Mary Schmidt Campbell, Ph.D. “He will be instrumental in developing and implementing operational steering and strategic governance processes that ensure Spelman’s resources are aligned with its strategic goals.”

Read the Press Release

Enterprise Applications

Administers and provides technical support for the following enterprise applications:

  • Messaging & Collaboration Tools
  • Banner (Finance, HR, and Student Information System)
  • Moodle (Learning Management System)
  • ServiceDesk Plus
  • Office 365

Enterprise Support Services

Supports and provides strategic solutions and services to the Spelman community that include:

  • Service Desk & End-user Devices
  • Network Access and Connectivity
  • Telecommunications
  • Server and Storage Management
  • Technology Security, Compliance
  • Backup & Disaster Recovery
  • Technology Asset Management (Software & Hardware)
  • Classroom Technology

Enterprise Engagement

Guides and supports enterprise media services, instructional technology and design services, and engagement initiatives to improve process, communication, and services.

Enterprise Media Services (A/V)
  • Audio Visual Services (Video Conferencing)
  • Event Management
Instructional Technology & Design Services
  • Instructional Technology & Design Services Active
  • Learning Spaces (Design & Implementation)
  • Faculty Technology Training (Academic Applications)
Enterprise Engagements
  • Departmental Liaisons
  • Technology Project Management
  • STS Communications
  • Technology Quotes (Software & Hardware)

Office of the CIO

Provides administrative support to the Spelman Technology Services Division.
  • Budget Administration
  • Purchasing and Contract Management
  • Division Initiatives & Activities

Projects

Current Projects

  • Messaging and collaboration platform migration
  • Campus fiber network upgrade
  • Implement Data Governance
  • Banner modernization
  • Explore Moodle replacement
  • Improve Cross-Registration

Upcoming Projects

  • Technology governance
  • CIN&A Initiative

For Technology Services and Support
Contact Us

Service Desk:  404-270-5400

stsservicedesk@spelman.edu
Office Location: Science Center 201