Raechelle Clemmons

Research Expertise:

  • Diversity, equity, and inclusion
  • Emerging technologies
  • Higher education  trends
  • Innovation management
  • IT and institutional strategy
  • Technology leadership

How Raechelle Helps
Tambellini Members:

  • Expertise in diversity, equity, and inclusion strategies and initiatives.
  • Insights into the benefits and considerations of emerging technologies entering the higher education market.
  • Strategic advising for IT leaders and solution providers on how to address the rising role of technology in institutional strategy.
Raechelle Clemmons

Raechelle Clemmons

Vice President, Industry Relations and Corporate Strategy

Roles and Responsibilities

Raechelle works with Tambellini members to share her expertise in the higher education market and the trends that affect their decisions. For higher education-focused technology companies and solution providers, helps them better understand the higher education landscape and the unique technology aspirations, needs, and constraints of colleges and universities. For institutions, she serves as a strategic advisor to enable IT leaders to work smarter and faster by arming them with insights on technology solutions and strategies that help them achieve their goals. Rae also helps shape Tambellini’s research agenda and services packages and authors research and advisory content in her areas of expertise, including the advancement of diversity, equity, and inclusion in technology organizations.

Professional Background

Raechelle has over 25 years of leadership experience in information technology, product marketing, communications, business development, and sales across a number of industries, including higher education and technology start-ups. Over the last 10 years, she has served as CIO at Texas Woman’s University, Davidson College, St. Norbert College, and Menlo College.

She has served on the EDUCAUSE Board of Directors and is widely recognized as one of the most “social CIOs” on Twitter.

Education & Certifications

  • Certified ScrumMaster
  • Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Foundations
  • B.A. Political Science, California State University, East Bay

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