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ITLP Forward

Graduates of the popular Information Technology Leadership Program (ITLP) can play a key role in the experience of the incoming ITLP cohorts for support and networking through the ITLP formal program.

To learn more about the ITLP program or to nominate a staff member for an upcoming ITLP cohort, please visit the nomination form. Please note: nominations for DoIT staff will be forwarded to John Krogman (Chief Operating Officer, DoIT); nominations for non-DoIT staff will be forwarded to Mike Lehman (interim Chief Information Officer). Nominations are due by May 22, 2017. Mike and John will collectively review nominations after the due date to select the UW cohort(s).

The questions included in the nomination form are available if you’d like to review them before filling out the form.


ITLP Forward members are graduates of the Information Technology Leadership Program (ITLP). These ITLP alumni share their expertise and experience with students currently in the ITLP program.

Meeting structure

ITLP Forward organizes regular activities that engage ITLP students throughout their formal program and prepares them to step up and lead on campus. Programming and activities include priority launch meetings, informative brown bag presentations, activities to promote and teach about logistics management, leadership techniques, peer coaching and mentorship.

Steering Team

  • Anna Lewis (MERIT)
  • Luke Bluma (Transportation Services)
  • Tom Jordan (DoIT)
  • Jesse La Grew (DoIT)
  • Barb Smith Simons (MERIT)
  • Alan Silver (Chemistry)

If you are an ITLP graduate who is interested in playing a leading role in influencing staff going through the ITLP program, contact the steering committee by emailing Luke Bluma or Anna Lewis.