Information Stewardship Subcommittee


  • Contribute to developing university-wide policy and strategy for the stewardship of institutional data, including by regularly evaluating and reviewing existing policies for information management. Considerations will include information security, privacy, government and industry regulation, and information management principles, with an objective of maximizing institutional data’s value in support of the university’s vision and mission.
  • Advise on the scope and nature of data management projects and service proposals, including information security projects and service proposals.
  • Consider and advise on programs and practices advancing information stewardship across Tufts.
  • Promote Tufts community members’ awareness of and engagement in the university’s information policies and programs. This includes identifying opportunities for educating the community on effective information stewardship practices.

Subcommittee Members List

Lorna Koppel
Director of Information Security
Tufts Technology Services
Dawn Geronimo Terkla
Associate Provost of Institutional Research and Evaluation

Jean Ayers
Executive Director, Marketing & Chief Branding Officer
University Relations/ Communications & Marketing
Eric Barnes
Assoc. Dir. Information Security Engineering and Risk Management Program
Tufts Technology Services
Geoffrey Bartlett
Deputy Director
Public Safety
Jennifer Berrios
Assoc. Dir. Admin Health & Wellness
Health & Wellness Service
Michelle Bowdler
Senior Director
Health and Wellness Service
Liz Francis
University Records Manager
Digital Collections and Archives
Akiyo Fujii
Associate General Counsel for Business Affairs
University Relations/University Counsel
Heather Gipson-Cosier
AVP for Research Compliance
Office of the Vice Provost
Patricia Klos
Director, Dining & Business Services
Beth Knauss
Information Security Compliance Program Manager
Tufts Technology Services
Seth Kornetsky
Executive Director
Audit & Management Advisory Services
Joseph P. McManus
Executive Associate Dean
Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine
Kathleen O'Dea
Clinic Manager
Health & Wellness Service
Susan Pasquale
Director of Faculty Affairs and Administrative Services
Dean's Office - Cummings-Vet
Meredith Prunier
Lead Internal Auditor
Audit & Mgt Adv Svcs
Dan Santamaria
Director and University Archivist
Digital Collections and Archives
Jessica Sharkness
Director of Institutional Research
Institutional Research
Amy Solano
Medical Officer/EMR Coordinator
Health & Wellness Service
Anne Spangler
Director of Planning and Projects
Human Resources
Paul Stanton
Dean of Student Services
Student Services Center - A&S
Lawrence Steranka
Senior Director
Technology Transfer and Industry Collaboration
Office of the Vice Provost for Research
Larry Thomas
Director of Data Strategy
Tufts Technology Services
Shawn Wade Tuttle
Director Operations and Professional Development
University Advancement
James Walsh
University Controller