John Ford

Position title: Director of Student Enterprise Applications



In his role of Director of Student Enterprise Applications, John provides leadership and direction in the alignment, integration, and development of technological improvements, particularly within the Student Information System (SIS), as well as other enterprise systems maintained by the RO. John works closely with the other technical leads in the Division of Enrollment Management, Bursar’s Office, and Division of Information Technology to further enhance SIS Governance and develop a strategy for the evolution of our Student Information System. John brings with him a wealth of experience in various technological fields and operational systems both within and outside the university. Most recently he has worked as the Deputy Director of Academic Technology within the Division of Information Technology. In his previous roles at Michigan State University, John has served as the Chief Information Officer of the MSU HealthTeam and the Director of Academic Technology for the College of Osteopathic Medicine, the College of Human Medicine and the College of Nursing at Michigan State University.