Tracy Brown presently serves as the Chief Technology Officer for Northwestern State University. Prior to his current appointment at Northwestern. Tracy served in various capacities at Northwestern State, including Deputy Chief Information Officer and Associate Director of Technical Services. Tracy’s experience spans 29 years and is exclusive to the educational field. In his role as CTO, Tracy’s work is not just the supervision of technology resources. It includes evaluating technology and developing partnerships with key stakeholders, both within and external to the University. Under his leadership, other vital areas include project development, organizational workflow, and student satisfaction and success. His insights allow him to apply his knowledge and directly impact any project and maximize the limited resources that are available.