Hotspot: People in the Zone

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Welcome to Hotspot, a small spot online where UNT computing and information technology professionals and associated staff can rave about themselves, their geekiness and contributions to transforming UNT into a nationally prominent university. This is the good news area – the place to learn about colleagues in action, their roles and how members of the IT community are raising the benchmarks of excellence!

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G. Andrés Cisneros, associate professor and computational chemist, Department of Chemistry, College of Science

Matthew Berry, IT specialist, AITS
Ram Dantu, professor, computer science and engineering, College of Engineering

Clarissa Hutkowski, administrative specialist, Exam and Research Data Services, UIT
Jacob Stein, IT specialist II, AITS

Michele Hindman, senior web architecture manager, College of Arts and Sciences IT Services
Oscar Montero, IT specialist IV, AITS
DaMiri Young, computer systems manager IV, High-Performance Computing, UIT

Leah Atinda, IT specialist III, AITS
David "Deke" Isaac, manager, Microcomputer Maintenance Services, UIT
James Strawn, student computing manager, Student Computing Services, College of Arts and Sciences IT Services 


Ryan Fellers, decision support manager, Office of Data, Analytics and Institutional Research
Richard Herrington, consultant, Research and Statistical Support, University IT
Aaron Powers, IT manager, AITS

Jim Byford, IT manager, College of Engineering
Jacob Flores, IT manager, IT User Services, UIT
Christopher Johnson, IT manager, AITS

Ginger Boone, IT manager, Facilities Services
John Mayfield, web developer, PACS
Charlotte Russell, chief information security officer, UNT System

Jeff Anderson, systems administrator, UNT System
Jennifer Lee, IT manager, Student Success Services, UIT
Jennifer Spillman, IT programmer/analyst, UIT

JoAnn Luksich, IT manager, Data Management Services, Instructional IT Services, UIT
Charles Peterson, IT manager, High-Performance Computing, UIT
Chris Stoermer, IT manager, AITS

Elizabeth Hinkle-Turner, director, Instructional IT Services, UIT
Jacob King, web developer, URCM
Brian Kucharski, web developer, URCM
Anthony "Tony" Moreno, IT specialist, AITS


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