University of Wisconsin–Madison
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Johnson Named Director of UW Cloud Strategy

Joe Johnson has been selected as the new Director of Cloud Strategy for the UW-Madison.

Johnson comes to the UW from American Family Insurance, where he spent the last several years as their Enterprise Architect, developing and coordinating cloud strategy. Prior to that he designed, implemented, and managed enterprise information systems for customers in insurance, biotechnology, healthcare, manufacturing, and higher education.

“Joe will be joining the IT Center of Excellence as the point person to help the campus develop an effective Cloud strategy,” said Dawn McCauley, Executive Director of the UW IT Center of Excellence. “On behalf of the CIO, he will work with central and distributed IT to influence both the University’s enterprise IT architecture and governance for Cloud services.”

Johnson will begin on May 7, and be located in the Office of the CIO in 445 Henry Mall.