Information & Infrastructure Assurance Domain


This standing council consists of representatives from across the university who convene to:

  • Provide guidance, oversight, and strategic thinking on information technology policy, enterprise continuity, privacy, IT security, and identity and access management in support of the university's mission;
  • Define a balanced approach of applying information assurance and identity and access management principles in support of the university's vision, mission and strategic imperatives;
  • Directly engage the university community to educate and promote information assurance and identity and access management goals and methods.


  • Kevin Hegarty, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
  • Jack Hu, Vice President for Research
  • Ravi Pendse, Vice President for IT and Chief Information Officer
  • Marschall Runge, Executive Vice President for Medical Affairs and Dean of the Medical School


  • Sol Bermann
    Interim Chief Information Security Officer, Information and Infrastructure Assurance
  • James Ashton-Miller, Domain Steward
    Associate Vice President for Research Policy & Compliance, Office of Research
  • Carrie Shumaker
    Interim Director of Information Technology, University of Michigan - Dearborn
  • Ben Havens
    Compliance Director, Information Security, University of Michigan Health System
  • Karen Isble
    Senior Executive Director, Office of Development
  • Lynn Johnson
    Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs & Institutional Effectiveness
  • Jack Kufahl
    UMHS, Chief Information Security Officer
  • Eric Michielssen
    Vice President ;for Research-Advanced Research Computing; Faculty, College of Engineering
  • Joe Piersante
    Director USS and Chief Operations Officer, Department of Public Safety
  • Paul Robinson
    Associate Vice Provost and University Registrar
  • Denise Stegall
    Sr Director for Records and Information Services, University Human Resources


  • Kevin Fu
    Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, College of Engineering
  • Z Morley Mao
    Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, College of Engineering

IT Leaders

  • Scott Arnst
    Director, Information Technology Services, U-M Flint
  • Kerry Flynn
    Chief Information Officer, Ross IT 
  • Marissa Green
    OS Programming Manager, Literature, Science & Arts
  • Dan Maletta
    Executive Director of Information Technology, College of Engineering
  • Tom Murphy
    Director, Computer and Network Services (CNS), Interuniversity Consortium for Political Science and Social Research (ICPSR)
  • Joe Kryza
    Senior Director, Enterprise Infrastructure, Health Information Technology & Services (HITS)


Kimberly Wheeler (, Administrative Assistant to the IIA Council


U-M IT Policy Development