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IT Professionals Forum


The Information Technology Professionals (IT Pros) Forum is an independent University of Utah group governed by an elected Board of Directors. IT Pros members meet monthly to discuss IT concerns shared among university colleges, departments, and offices.

Forum membership

Anyone who works with IT at the University of Utah is welcome to be part of the community, attend monthly meetings and other events, run for a Board of Directors position, subscribe to the IT Pros email list, participate in the Reddit forum, and/or join the IT Pros folder in Box.


Building a community of IT professionals.


Provide an environment that fosters communication and cooperation among the members of the university's IT community and an opportunity to learn and improve skills.

IT Professionals Board of Directors, interim 2023

The IT Professionals Board has historically had 6 elected members. Elections are held each April. Board terms are 2 years. Board members have certain responsibilities.

  • Barry Bryson - Utah Education and Telehealth Network (term ends 2023)
  • Jeff Jonsson - Marriott Library (term ends 2023)

 UIT liaison to the Board: Cassandra Van Buren, Office of the CIO (ex officio).

Email the Board of Directors

Meeting calendar

The IT Professionals group meets on the first Wednesday of each month, except July and January, at 1:00 pm. The meeting is held online unless advised otherwise.

IT staff resources

IT training resources at the U


Next meeting: TBD. Email list members will receive meeting info via email.

Meeting recording archive - April 2020 - current (Box folder permission required)

Meeting recording archive - March 2020 and earlier

Communication channels

IT Pros Teams channel
(authentication required)

IT Pros email list (includes discussions and meeting invitations)

  • Subscribe using subject line SUBSCRIBE IT-PROFESSIONALS

IT Pros meeting invitation email list (does not include discussions)

  • Subscribe using subject line SUBSCRIBE IT-PROS-MEETINGS

IT Pros Reddit

Last Updated: 3/27/23