MCNC Advisory Council

The role of the MCNC Advisory Council (MAC) is to represent the communities WAN requirements, consolidate and prioritize a technology and services demands pipeline, participate in the development of strategic initiatives and direction, partner to ensure solutions meet communities’ technical, cost, and quality needs, and brief and advise the Board of Directors regularly on status, opportunities and issues.

MAC Members

CHAIR: John Boehme
Associate Vice President, Academic and Administrative Systems, Wake Forest University Health Services

VICE-CHAIR: Marc Hoit
Vice Chancellor for Information Technology and Chief Information Officer (CIO), North Carolina State University

Michael Carlin
Vice Chancellor for Information Technology and Chief Information Officer (CIO), UNC Charlotte

Tracy Futhey
Vice President for Information Technology and CIO, Duke University

Paul Hudy
Associate CIO for Information Technology Infrastructure and Administration, UNC-GA

Bruce Humphrey
Associate Vice President and CIO Information Resources and Technology, North Carolina Community College

Mark Johnson
Chief Technology Officer & VP Operations & Infrastructure, MCNC

Chris Kielt
Vice Chancellor for Information Technology and Chief Information Officer, UNC-Chapel Hill

Dave Kirby
President, Kirby Information Management Consulting, LLC

Barry Pace
Connectivity Services Manager & E-Rate Specialist (Regions 5,6,7, & 8), NC Department of Public Instruction

Jane Patterson
Founder and President, Jane Patterson &Associates