Who We Are

Saint Mary’s ITSS department consists of some 38 staff members, responsible for a wide range of comprehensive IT supports, systems and services. Meet our people:

Senior Director, Information Technology Systems and Support
Perry Sisk
As the Chief Information Officer (CIO) of Saint Mary’s University, Perry leads the ITSS team in providing information technology, telecommunications, and network services and support to the campus community.

Information Systems and Services
Predrag Rajniš, Manager
Under Predrag’s leadership, the team consists of applications systems analysts, database analysts, web developers, and portal support analyst.

The team is responsible for:

• software evaluation and application development, as well as application maintenance services
• maintainance, customization, and upgrade services for University's ERP system (Banner)
• web development and support to all University departments
• training and support to departmental content editors
• helping to create non-departmental web pages.
• maintaining SMUport.

End User Services
Tim Gill, Manager
Tim’s team includes end-user support technologists, a help desk team leader and assistants, and audio/video IT technicians. The group provides a first point of contact for ITSS help, through The Help Desk, as well as computer software, hardware, and audio visual technical support and maintenance to the campus community. Tim manages the Evergreen Leasing Program, and offers faculty and staff recommendations on new technology purchases.

Technology Operations & Infrastructure
Kerri Brewster, Manager
Under Kerri's leadership, the team is responsible for the University's central servers, voice and data equipment and support, and enterprise applications. The team consists of the manager and technology analysts providing server and network administration.

Project Management Office
The Project Manager provides project management services to ITSS and serves as a liaison between ITSS and other University departments on IT projects. They work on requirements and requests, project planning, and project estimates and timelines.

ITSS Office Services
Office Services provides administrative support and services to ITSS, students, faculty and staff, and is responsible for the campus directory.