Michigan IT Steering Group

The Michigan IT Steering Group provides leadership and operational support to foster skill & professional development, networking & relationship building, and innovation across U-M’s IT professionals. Contact the Michigan IT Steering Group at: michigan.it.steering.group@umich.edu


  1. Provide opportunities for IT staff to develop and enhance capabilities and skills
  2. Enable IT staff to build and nurture working relationships
  3. Provide forums for IT staff to explore new technologies, find new ways of doing business, and collaboratively solve problems
  4. Create structures, staffing and operating mechanisms that enable volunteers to easily lead events


  • Lisa Callihan, College of Literature, Science, and the Arts
  • Cathy Curley, College of Literature, Science, and the Arts
  • Kinnothan Nelson, School of Nursing
  • Kerry Flynn, Stephen M. Ross School of Business
  • Stefanie Horvath, Information & Technology Services and Office of the VPIT-CIO
  • David Sweetman, Health Information Technology & Services
  • Kim Wooton, Office of the VPIT-CIO & ITS

Michigan IT Sub-committees and Groups