Gordon Wishon recently retired as the Chief Information Security at Arizona State University, where he provided leadership for the University Technology Office which is responsible for providing technology services and support to ASU’s more than 90,000 students and 10,000 faculty, staff, and researchers.
Mr. Wishon previously served as CIO at the University of Notre Dame and for the Georgia Institute of Technology. He currently serves on the Arizona Data Governance Commission, the Arizona IT Authorization Committee, and chairs the Board of Directors of the Sun Corridor Network. He also serves on the board of the ASU-GSV-Draper EdTech Accelerator and on various corporate customer advisory boards. In 2004 he was selected as one of Computerworld magazine’s Premier 100 IT Leaders, and was awarded CIO magazine’s CIO100 award for innovation in information technology in 2005 and again in 2008. In 2013, Mr. Wishon was selected as one of Information Week magazine’s Top Five CIOs. In 2014 he received the EDUCAUSE Leadership Award, EDUCAUSE’s highest award.