Monday, August 24, 2015

New VP: Strategic Initiatives & Information Services

photo of David O'Shea

We are pleased to announce that David O’Shea has been appointed to serve as Rio Salado College's Vice President of Strategic Initiatives and Information Services

O’Shea, who has served Rio Salado for the last two and half years, is eager to help the college expand its reach and impact through innovative technologies and strategies.

“I am very proud to be able to serve the students, faculty and staff of Rio Salado College and MCCCD,” said O’Shea. “I think that post-secondary education is the key to success for our community, and I am looking forward to helping Rio Salado deliver that education and to making our college and our community a better place.”

O’Shea has been serving as Rio Salado’s Acting Chief Information Officer for nearly a year. Preceding that, he served as Rio Salado’s Chief Technology Officer.

O’Shea has worked in the information technology field for nearly 20 years, most recently in the higher education sector. He holds a master’s degree in educational leadership from Northern Arizona University, a bachelor’s degree from the University of Nevada, Reno, in business administration with an emphasis in economics, and an associate degree in information technology from Chandler-Gilbert Community College.

We hope you'll join us in congratulating Mr. O'Shea on his new appointment, which began August 24, 2015.