Archives for July 2014

07/18/2014 KINBER Update

Good afternoon, As we begin the new fiscal year, the KINBER team continues to cultivate several projects and activities. Staff Moves.  As KINBER develops as an organization, staffing requirements change.  To better serve the organization’s expanding needs and in recognition of their work, Patti Campbell was promoted to deputy director and Mike Carey now serves as the director of operations.  Congratulations to both of them on their new positions! Another new opportunity is being taken … [Read more...]

New KINBER Board Members Announced

Dear KINBER Members, At KINBER's annual meeting, the board of directors voted on its officers for the next two years. Jinx Walton, CIO of the University of Pittsburgh, was named as the board's chair.  Kevin Morooney, vice provost for information technology at The Pennsylvania State University, was named as vice chairman.  Dr. Celeste Schwartz, vice president, information technology at Montgomery County Community College and representative for the PA Commission for Community Colleges, is … [Read more...]


STATE COLLEGE, PA (July 14) -- At its annual meeting held recently, the Keystone Initiative for Network Based Education and Research (KINBER) elected and announced its new officers for the next two years. Jinx Walton, chief information officer at the University of Pittsburgh, was named as the chair after serving as KINBER’s vice chair for the past two years.  She succeeds Dr. Bruce Taggart, vice provost for library and technology services at Lehigh University. “KINBER has met the … [Read more...]