The MSU StratCom Program presents Level Up: A Professional Development Series. These free events will feature industry leaders who will be sharing insights and lessons learned, as well as offer practical tips to implement in work and life. The format will be interactive with a presentation, interview and live Q&A. Level Up will be hosted by Merri Jo Bales, Vice President and Strategic Director of University Communications for MSU.
Reed Sheard graduated from the University of Sioux Falls, earned a masters of divinity degree at Fuller Theological Seminary, and a doctorate in higher education leadership from Seattle University. Reed Sheard joined Westmont College Vice President and CIO in October 2008 after having served at Spring Arbor University in Michigan as the Vice President and CIO for five years.
Reed has authored numerous articles in the area of innovation and technology, digital transformation, and AI in non-profit fundraising. Reed serves on numerous boards, most recently providing leadership of the Higher Education practice group of the CIO Executive Council, CIO Innovation Council at Salesforce, along with chairing the AI in Advancement Advisory Council (AAAC). In 2015 Reed was named one of the top 100 CIO’s in North America by ITG/Computerworld.
Reed will present live on Zoom.
After Reed presents, there will be time for a live Q&A as well as a follow up resource you can use to process and implement the principles from his presentation.