Sue Spies

Areas of Expertise:

  • Data strategy
  • Finance
  • Financial aid
  • HCM
  • Private colleges and universities
  • Student

How Sue Helps
Tambellini Members:

  • She offers insight on developing, implementing, and supporting academic and administrative systems.
  • She assists with short- and long-term data planning strategies, including integrations, data governance, data warehousing, and BI/reporting for administrative systems.
  • She strategically advises on how to address the rising role of technology in institutional strategy, especially in the private college market.
Sue Spies

Sue Spies

Senior Advisor

Roles and Responsibilities

Sue Spies leads Tambellini Group’s enterprise information systems practice, setting the research agenda and authoring numerous reports in her areas of expertise. She also assists in client engagements, supports client services, and presents topics including data strategy, customs solutions, and collaborates with institutional research colleagues.

Professional Background

Sue has served higher education for almost 30 years. In her most recent role as director of enterprise information systems at Worcester Polytechnic Institute, she was responsible for developing, implementing, and supporting academic and administrative systems. Prior to working with colleges and universities, Sue was a public-school teacher and an accountant.

Education & Certifications

  • BS, Education, University of Vermont

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